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ElvisB10

  • 3 years ago

A road has an incline of 10°. To the nearest foot, find the increase in altitude of a car after driving 4,000 feet along the road.

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  1. TransendentialPI
    • 3 years ago
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    Draw a rt triangle. |dw:1336518677459:dw| What trig ratio can yu use? Soh CaH Toa

  2. ElvisB10
    • 3 years ago
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    Tangent, do i divide or multiply by 10?

  3. TransendentialPI
    • 3 years ago
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    find tan(10) Get that decimal value and then multiply by the 4000 When x is on top, multiply. When x is on the bottom divide. It is a proportion really.

  4. ElvisB10
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1336519067444:dw| i get here then im confused

  5. TransendentialPI
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1336519188647:dw|

  6. ElvisB10
    • 3 years ago
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    oh i seee, thank ya so much

  7. TransendentialPI
    • 3 years ago
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    no prob

  8. ElvisB10
    • 3 years ago
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    i guess im a visual learner

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