Sources of Errors in Surveying
In this article, we will discuss three major types of errors that are found to be very common in Surveying.
Types of Errors
- Instrumental errors
- Personal errors
- Natural errors
Error may arise due to imperfection or faulty adjustment of the instrument with which measurement is being taken.
A tape may be too long or an angle measuring instrument maybe out of adjustment. Such errors are known as Instrumental erros.