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**Given the direction of full dip and the rate and direction of an apparent dip of a plane or seam, find the rate of full dip.**

**Known values:**

Full dip direction = *α*

Apparent dip direction = *β*

Apparent dip rate = *1 in y (AC = y)*

*Solution:*

Full dip rate = *1 in x (AB = x)*

In triangle ABC:

i.e.

i.e.

cot full dip (1 in x) = cot apparent dip (1 in y) X cosine angle between full dip and apparent dip (β-α)

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Given the rate and direction of full dip of a pla...

Given the rate and direction of full dip of a plan...

Given the rate and direction of full dip of a plan...