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The needle of a dip circle shows an apparent dip of 45° in a particular position and 53° when the circle is rotated through 90°. Find the true dip.

Answer :

If δ1andδ2be the apparent dips shown by the dip circle in the 2 perpendicular positions

δ 1 = 45° and δ2 = 53°

To find δ

the true dip (δ) is given by

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