Compass Reading with Rotating Interactive Online Compass and Map
An online interactive demonstration of how to use a map and compass to take a bearing
This working simulation of a map reading compass provides a practical demonstration of how to use a map and compass to take a bearing. Using the map provided, the compass is used to take a bearing from the top of Ben Nevis to follow the footpath down. The compass can be moved and rotated. This is useful in the classroom where students can follow the demonstration using a real compass and map.