Q: How is a quadrant used?

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I think a quadrant was used to see where on the planet you were. Explorers used this by measuring the distance I think between the sun and the constellation. I think this is what it is.

La Salle used a quadrant, an astrolabe, a sea chart, and a compass. Hope this helps!

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It was used in rituals and ceremonies.

they where used to navigate using sun and stars :)

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I think a quadrant was used to see where on the planet you were. Explorers used this by measuring the distance I think between the sun and the constellation. I think this is what it is.

No. The shapes used for tessellation must be finite. A quadrant is not finite.

Roman numbers are used in naming the quadrants as it will be easy to distinguish between the various quadrants as all the other dimensions in that quadrant are in numeric form .So,to avoid any error or redundancy .There are 4 quadrants : quadrant I,quadrant II,quadrant III and quadrant IV.

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Yes.A quadrant is an instrument that is used to measure angles up to 90Â°. They can be used for a number of purposes but one design, the Davis quadrant is a compact, framed instrument used by navigators for measuring the altitude of an astronomical object.

It sounds like a term used in some science fiction story. "Quadrant" is often used in such stories to refer to a region of space.

Quadrant I : (+, +) Quadrant II : (-, +) Quadrant III : (-, -) Quadrant IV : (+, -)

The quadrant shaped piece of cake was delicious.

Amerigo used the Astrolabe and the Quadrant

Quadrant I ( + , + ) Quadrant II ( - , + ) Quadrant III ( - , - ) Quadrant IV ( + , - )

Quadrant 3 Quadrant 4 Quadrant 2 Quadrant 1

The four region are called quadrant-the first quadrant is the upper right side of the cartesian plane.-the second quadrant is the upper left side of the cartesian plane.-the third quadrant is the lower left side of the cartesian plane.-the fourth quadrant is the lower right side of the cartesian plane.