MaryJSmith
Ben is measuring the height of a cliff from a point S on the ground, as shown below. What is the height, in meters, of the cliff?



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Mertsj
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Use the tangent function.

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77/tan(50)

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\[\tan 50=\frac{cliff}{77}\]
\[77(\tan 50)=cliff\]