Remote Sensing Questions Chapter 3

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  1. What involves reading the lines and reading between the lines?
  2. Why is airphoto interpretation an art?
  3. Give an example of a feature where shape would best distinguish it.
  4. Give an example of a feature where size can be used to distinguish two objects.
  5. Give an example of a feature where pattern would best distinguish it.
  6. In what ways can shadows be used in interpolation?
  7. Give an example of a feature where tone or color would best distinguish it.
  8. Give an example of a feature where texture would best distinguish it.
  9. Give an example of a feature where association would best distinguish it.
  10. Give an example of a feature where site would best distinguish it.
  11. Describe how humans see depth.
  12. At what distance is depth perception lost?
  13. Why is overlap required when taking aerial photographs?
  14. How much forward lap is usually required?
  15. How much side lap is usually required?
  16. What are the three types of stereoscopes?
  17. What is the primary drawback to the lense stereoscope?
  18. What effect does wind have on a flight path?
  19. How does a pilot compensate for wind?
  20. How can the index fingers be used to help align stereoscopic images?
  21. Differentiate between the PP and the CPP.
  22. What are some clues that images are reversed in position?
  23. How should shadows be oriented for proper stereopair viewing?
  24. How does the height shown on an stereopair compare to the real relief?
  25. How is vertical exaggeration calculated?
  26. What are the six rules for stereoscopic viewing?
  27. What are the six problems affection stereovision?
  28. What is the proper term for the stereoscopic illusions in the textbook?