California Civil Surveying Solved Problems



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ISBN: 978-1-59126-640-2
Copyright: 2018
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 11
  • Peter R. Boniface, PhD, PLS

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    Peter Boniface, PhD, PLS, is a licensed surveyor in California and an associate professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He teaches a review course for the California Special Civil Engineer Examination and consults on softcopy photogrammetry and GPS surveying projects. Mr. Boniface obtained a PhD in photogrammetry from London University and an MS in surveying from the University of Natal, South Africa.
  • Allan Y. Ng, MSCE, PLS

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    Allan Ng, MSCE, PLS, is a licensed land surveyor in California and a lecturer in the Department of Civil Engineering at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He teaches courses on elementary and advanced surveying, GPS, and photogrammetry and LiDAR digital mapping, and he consults on boundary survey and land development projects. Mr. Ng received his master of science in civil engineering with a geomatics emphasis from Purdue University, Indiana, and his bachelor of science in civil engineering with a land surveying option from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.



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    California Civil Surveying Solved Problems, 3rd Edition

    Problems and Detailed Solutions for Comprehensive Exam Prep

    This solved problems book contains 130 solved problems - more than two full exams worth - in approximately the same proportions as the California Civil: Engineering Surveying exam specs for thorough practice and learning. The problem scenarios are instructionally designed so that you learn how to identify and apply related concepts and equations. The breadth of topics covered and the varied complexities of the problems allow you to assess and strengthen your problem-solving skills, while step-by-step solutions demonstrate accurate, efficient solving methods.

    California Civil Surveying Solved Problems, Third Edition (CSSP3) will help you:

    • familiarize yourself with the exam topics

    • connect relevant civil engineering theories to challenging problems

    • navigate through exam-adopted codes and standards

    • identify accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches

    Pair these solved problems with the California Civil Surveying Reference Manual and Practice Exams for a comprehensive review with the California Civil Engineering Surveying Complete Exam Bundle.

    About the exam

    The California Civil Engineering Surveying exam is a 2.5-hour, multiple-choice, computer-based (CBT) exam that contains questions pertaining to Topographic Surveys (35%), Construction Surveys (35%), Preparation of Reports and Maps (20%), and Accuracy and Error Analysis (10%).


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