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PLS State Specific Exam

Surveying Exam – State Part B

TOPICS Percent of Questions*
Technical Surveying Methods and Practice 10–15%
Board Rules 30–45%
Statutes 30–45%
Law 10–15%

*As of April, 2012, these percentages are the approximate ranges for the various versions of the exam and should apply as long as the present exam format continues. Surveying Exam


State Part C

The Drainage portion of exam tests what a Professional Land Surveyor can do per General Statutes and the incidental drainage guidelines, including erosion control and surface drainage.