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Date: Thursday, August 23, 2001

Maritime Mathematics Summer Content Institute for Teachers

Maritime Math Second Week
Fourth Day

At Dockside

z Measuring, estimating and calculating the weight of Main Sail and Fore Sail on Ernestina.


z Physics and Sail Thoery

z Piloting Techniques Using Special Cases and the Angles with the Sextant

z Standing Watch

z Stood Down: Individual Study

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