Civil Engineering - Surveying - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Surveying - Section 1 (Q.No. 5)
5.
The intercept of a staff
is maximum if the staff is held truly normal to the line of sight.
is minimum if the staff is held truly normal to the line of sight.
decreases if the staff is tilted away from normal
increases if the staff is tilted towards normal.
Answer: Option
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Discussion:
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Charsu beas said:   9 years ago
Staff is a leveling instrument on which reading is taken in the form of RL.

Bujji said:   9 years ago
What is staff?

Sai said:   10 years ago
What is intercept of staff?

Aman said:   1 decade ago
If staff is not vertical, the reading will be too great. If staff is normal to the line of sight the value will be minimum or accurate. It will not be maximum. The intercept of staff increases when it is tilted away from norman and decreases or gets minimum when moved towards normal.


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