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I need help with two questions, trying to study for finals... not for a grade!
1.)A park in a subdivision is triangularshaped. Two adjacent sides of the park are 533 feet and 525 feet. The angle between the sides is 53°. Find the area of the park to the nearest square foot.
2.)The diameter of a basketball rim is 18 inches. A standard basketball has a circumference of 30 inches. About how much room is there between the ball and the rim in a shot in which the ball goes in exactly in the center of the rim? Show your work.
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 one year ago
I need help with two questions, trying to study for finals... not for a grade! 1.)A park in a subdivision is triangularshaped. Two adjacent sides of the park are 533 feet and 525 feet. The angle between the sides is 53°. Find the area of the park to the nearest square foot. 2.)The diameter of a basketball rim is 18 inches. A standard basketball has a circumference of 30 inches. About how much room is there between the ball and the rim in a shot in which the ball goes in exactly in the center of the rim? Show your work.
 one year ago
 one year ago

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barrelracer23Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i think the answer to the second question is 26. but im not sure
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TuringTestBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
for 2) you need the radius of the ball and rim if the ball goes through the center of the hoop the space between the ball and the hoop will be the difference of their radii
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TuringTestBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
from overhead the situation would look like this:dw:1337013670261:dwthe radius can be found from the formula\[C=2\pi r\]where \(C\) is the circumference and \(r\) is the radius of any circle
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TuringTestBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I had intended that \(r_h\) represent the radius of the hoop and \(r_b\) the radius of the ball the space you want is then\[r_hr_b\]dw:1337013895916:dw
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
first one area is \[\frac{1}{2}bc\sin(A)\] for \[A=53, b=533, c=525\]
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barrelracer23Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so for the first one the area would be5486?
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