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Absolute location is using the coordinates to find a specific locations.
Absolute location is the exact place the target is, using longitude and latitude.
using latitude and longitude, people can use coordinates to find the exact place the obect is.
An example would be a GPS.
Added on by Ryan Ong
Absolute location is the exact location or using coordinates to find a specific location for example, a GPS uses absolute location because it guides or navigates you to exactly where your destination is. Even phones use absolute location, like the Iphone. It has an app (application) called Find My Iphone. What it does is, leads you to exactly where you left it.
By: Aki Vigneswaran
Absolute location is an exact location.
An example of an absolute location is using the longitude of latitude to find a specific location.
Another example of an absolute location is using a GPS to find a specific location.
added by Eddie
Absolute location is finding the SPECIFIC location.
It's an EXACT place.
An example of absolute location would be wanting to go to a certain house. You would use an address, map, or GPS.
You can find a absolute location by using an address or GPS
Added by Linda Chan
Absolute location is the absolute place of somewhere you want to go to as it explains it in the location so for all the geography confused people out there look at these posts.
You can find absolute location using any sort of method finding item so a gps or whatnot for example if i wanted to go to sobeys from my house it would be the exact km from my house adn the exact location so this is fake so 5KM EAST TO HEAD TO sobeys that is a absolute location on a gps.
From Joseph Chu
For those geo confused people thing about one info about the question then you'll remember so Absolute it means exact so that means exact location ! a tip to help you study for the quiz. by joseph.
Absolute location is when you are looking for an exact place and the place is also different from any other place. Some examples of absolute location is a GPS, Atlas or a map.
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