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Problem of the Week: March 13th

March 13, 2012

What is the area, in acres, of a sector with a central angle of 33 degrees withing a circle that has a radius of 1400.00 ft?

(A) 10.75 ac

(B) 12.96 ac

(C) 13.00 ac

(D) 14.35 ac

The answer is (B)

This is problem 51 (1-9) 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.