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1. Some pirates have buried their treasure on an island. The treasure, X, is buried on a bearing of 050° from the swamp, S, and on a bearing of 300° from the caves, C.

The caves are 680 m from the swamp on a bearing of 085°.

i) distance CX

The harbour is 650 m south-west of the caves.

ii) To find the treasure, the pirates need to walk a distance of ____ m from the harbour on a bearing of _____°.
2. (Original post by sacha.j.marques)
Some pirates have buried their treasure on an island. The treasure, X, is buried on a bearing of 050° from the swamp, S, and on a bearing of 300° from the caves, C.

The caves are 680 m from the swamp on a bearing of 085°.

i) distance CX

The harbour is 650 m south-west of the caves.

ii) To find the treasure, the pirates need to walk a distance of ____ m from the harbour on a bearing of _____°.
Mark down a point anywhere and call it S. Then measure out and see where C is. Mark down the bearings of X from S and C and where they intersect, that's X.

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