In what ways are the ‘great circles’ important to us?
Asked by Topperlearning User | 22nd Apr, 2015, 01:52: PM
Great circles are important to us in the following ways:
- Great circles help us in navigation and aviation.
- Navigators use great circles to find the shortest distance between any two places on the Earth’s surface.
- Ships crossing the oceans and aircraft flying in the air follow the great circles in order to save time and fuel.
Answered by | 22nd Apr, 2015, 03:52: PM
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