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Fun and Games: April 4

April 4, 2011
Joke of the Week: Sloth Vs. Turtles

Problem of the Week: Priority of Calls

Each week, we present a surveying problem for you to solve from the third edition of “Surveying Solved Problems for the FS and PS Exams” by Jan Van Sickle, PLS (formerly "1001 Solved Surveying Fundamentals Problems"), some jokes, trivia or other amusing items and a cool link to brighten your day. If you have a joke or link you would like to share, please submit it to fujiwaras@bnpmedia.com.

Joke of the Week

A sloth calls the police to report that he was attacked and robbed by a gang of turtles. When the police ask him to describe the attack, he replies:

"I.....Doooon't.....knoooow... It... all... happened..... soooooo ... fasssst....."

Source: cleanjoke.com

Problem of the Week

A legal description, even one containing conflicting elements, may be said by a court to be sufficient. Which answer best defines this meaning of the word sufficient?

(A) considered adequate by the parties to the deed

(B) acceptable for recordation by the county clerk

(C) capable of being located on the ground by a competent surveyor

(D) appropriate for adjudication

This is problem 14 (7-3) from the NEW third edition of “Surveying Solved Problems for the FS and PS Exams” by Jan Van Sickle, PLS (formerly "1001 Solved Surveying Fundamentals Problems"). Reprinted with permission from “Surveying Solved Problems for the FS and PS Exams” by Jan Van Sickle, PLS (2008 Professional Publications Inc.). For details on this and other FLS exam-prep books, call 800/426-1178 or visit www.ppi2pass.com.

For answers - www.pobonline.com/Articles/Fun_Games_Answers