Who invented the theodolite?

Answer Jonathan Sisson invented the theodolite, which measures both horizontal and vertical angles, in 1720, according to the Alberta Land Surveyor's Association. This instrument resembles a mounted teles... Read More »

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What is a theodolite?

Answer A theodolite is a Surveyor's measuring instrument that began to take its present form in the 17th century. In the work, 'The Surveyor in Foure Books' by Aaron Rathborne (London, 1616) an ela... Read More »

What is the purpose of a theodolite?

It reduce the time in survey and give accurate dimension

Difference between a Theodolite & a Transit?

According to surveyors James R. and Roy H. Wirshing, the difference between a theodolite and a transit is a matter of debate, with no clear consensus; some instruments are referred to as transit/th... Read More »

Who invented pickleball&what year was it invented?

Pickleball was invented in 1965 by Joel Pritchard and Bill Bell. The court included a badminton net that had been lowered to a height of 36 inches. A plastic ball was used along with paddles that w... Read More »