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To the right is a diagram of the standard compass directions. Another way to describe direction is the use of bearings, which are angles measured clockwise from due north. For example, due west has a bearing of , and northeast has a bearing of .

  1. What bearing is due east? Draw a diagram to illustrate.

    Due North is .

  2. What bearing is southwest? Draw a diagram to illustrate.

  3. I head off toward my aunt's house at a direction which is east of due south. What is my bearing? Draw a diagram to illustrate.

  1. Record the definition of bearing in your Tool Kit along with a few diagrams to illustrate the concept.