Global Positioning System (GPS) Education Material


For Garmin MAP76 Receivers

MLEP’s Introduction and Intermediate GPS class curriculum is located here, including screen captures and step-by-step instructions for use with the Garmin Map76 receiver.

GPS Related Terms
Resources for GPS

Introduction to GPS Exercises

Exercise 1- Initialization and Familiarization
Exercise 2- Map a Boundary and Determine It's Area
Exercise 3- Navigating
Exercise 4- Entering Coordinates

Intermediate GPS Exercises

Exercise 1- Calibrating and Calculating Coordinates
Exercise 2- Using Maps
Exercise 3- Formatting the Receiver
Exercise 4- Using Tracks
Exercise 5- Building, Using, and Editing Routes
Exercise 6- Managing Data

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