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Problem of the Week: April 11

April 11, 2011
Problem of the Week: Formats and Cameras

What is the term used to describe a positive aerial photograph printed on a transparent plate?

(A) dioptric

(B) trimetrogon

(C) strip photograph

(D) diapositive

The answer is (D).

This is problem 21 (8-3) 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.