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GPS

Author: G S Prentzas
Publisher: Ann Arbor, Mich. : Cherry Lake Pub., ©2010.
Series: 21st century skills library., Global products.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Have you ever lost your way? The Global Positioning System can help! GPS devices are used by people around the world when they need to get from one place to another. Read this book to learn more about GPS devices and how they get from the factory to consumers like you. Book jacket.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G S Prentzas
ISBN: 9781602795068 1602795061
OCLC Number: 289009138
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Personal navigation --
A valuable metal --
Making the connection --
Putting it together --
Shipping it out.
Series Title: 21st century skills library., Global products.
Other Titles: Global Positioning System
Responsibility: G.S. Prentzas.

Abstract:

Have you ever lost your way? The Global Positioning System can help! GPS devices are used by people around the world when they need to get from one place to another. Read this book to learn more about GPS devices and how they get from the factory to consumers like you. Book jacket.
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Some ideas from everyday life

by songji (WorldCat user published 2016-09-07) Very Good Permalink

I do use the GPS time to correct the timing in post processing, but GPS isn't always available so I don't want to have to rely on it.

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Good GPS Book For Readers

by gracosnugride (WorldCat user published 2011-01-13) Very Good Permalink

We bought this to track elderly relatives with advancing Alzheimer's who insist they are still competent to drive. Easy to install and operates well. This does not operate as you might expect from the movies or TV but it does send text messages to our cell phones when the car leaves the zone and when...
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