### Bearings and compass points

In this lesson, we will learn about the bearings on compass points and the standard notation used to write bearings.

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## Lessons:

### Bearings and compass points

### Bearings on the Cartesian plane

### Bearings on Polar Grids

### Bearings on isometric grids

### Bearings with angle facts

### Bearings within parallel lines

### Bearings: Rotating scalene triangles

### Bearings within regular polygons

8 lessons

In this lesson, we will learn about the bearings on compass points and the standard notation used to write bearings.

In this lesson, we will further develop our skills on bearings, in particular, focusing on the importance of starting location.

In this lesson, we will look at bearings at angles other than multiples of 45. Using polar coordinates, angles presented are multiples of 15.

In this lesson, we will look at bearings on isometric paper and explore using bearings and distances to make directions.

In this lesson, we will use basic angle facts to solve problems with bearings.

In this lesson, we will use angles in parallel lines to solve problems with bearings.

In this lesson, we will apply lots of different angle facts to tackle bearings problems in scalene triangles.

In this lesson, we will apply knowledge of angles in regular polygons to solve problems with bearings.

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