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If L is the perimeter of a closed traverse, ΔD is the closing error in departure, the correction for the departure of a traverse side of length l, according to Bowditch rule, is

[D]. .

Answer: Option D


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Kaushik Ali said: (Sep 17, 2016)  
The closing error is distributed along the perimeter.

It will be = D/L. The correction of the departure of traverse length will be = (D/L) l.

Dhojsaud said: (Mar 1, 2018)  
According to Bowditch Rule;

=Total error departure X Length of that side/ Perimeter of the traverse.
Therefore Right Answer is Option 'D'.

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