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Why is it shorter to travel a great circle route than a straight line route?

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Asked by k gopal, 30 Jan '13 04:10 pm
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Straight line. circle means 2 X pi X r. it will be greater than straight line distance always
Answered by Quest, 30 Jan '13 09:10 pm

 
  
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Straight line. circle means 2 X pi X r. it will be greater than straight line distance always
Answered by anil garg, 06 Mar '13 02:24 pm

 
  
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