VOCABULARY

1 What kind of survey is it?
2 Write the name of the surveying instrument in the photo.

3 What kind of maps are these?

4 What kind of architectural drawings are these?

5 Choose the right option.
1. Geodetic/engineering surveying is concerned with very high precision measurement of the earth’s surface for the determination of latitude and longitude.
2. As-built/ topographic surveying provides an assessment of a site at a particular point during or after the construction work.
3. A physical/cadastral map displays how boundaries subdivide land into units of ownership called “parcels”.
4. Laser scanning/Total Station Scanning provides an economical solution for making basic surveys and accurate plans of monuments and historical buildings.
5. Full size airplanes/drones are usually used to carry out low-altitude aerial photography.
6. The floor plan/ site plan is a projection of the completed house.
7. Rendering/BIM expands the three primary spatial dimensions (width, height and depth) with time as the fourth dimension and cost as the fifth.
8. Universal/Graphic design includes all people regardless of their age and physical ability.

6 In the puzzle there are 13 hidden words. Write them under the correct heading.


Types of surveying:
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2. ......................................................
3. ......................................................

Surveying instruments:
4. ......................................................
5. ......................................................
6. ......................................................
7. ......................................................
8. ......................................................
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Types of maps:
11. ......................................................
12. ......................................................
13. ......................................................
7 Circle the odd one out in these groups of words. Give reasons for your choice.


1. geodetic
sky
mining
as-built
2. drone
compass
measuring wheel
theodolite
3. total station
transit
laser scanner
digital level
4. aircraft
helicopter
car
balloon
5. sport
climate
resource
road
6. CAD
BIM
rendering
LIDAR

Landmarks
Landmarks
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