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Cortney95
 2 years ago
A building that is 115 feet tall casts a shadow that is 190 feet long. Determine the angle at which the rays of the sun hit the ground to the nearest degree.
Cortney95
 2 years ago
A building that is 115 feet tall casts a shadow that is 190 feet long. Determine the angle at which the rays of the sun hit the ground to the nearest degree.

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hba
 2 years ago
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ujjwal
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1353687825684:dw\[\tan \theta=\frac{AB}{BC}\]

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It is given that BC=115 feet and AB=190 feet We have to find \[\theta=?\]

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Use the formula that @ujjwal Has provided and solve for the Angle :)

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Cortney95 Do you understand,if you are not clear about anything please ask ?

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Then leave it @ujjwal Until @Cortney95 returns.

Cortney95
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I understand thank you so much :)

Cortney95
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The answer choices are A) 31° B) 37° C) 52° D) 53° and The answer I am getting is a decimal.

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Cortney95 Please interact ......

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Please round of to the nearest,if your answer is close to your options :)

Cortney95
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry had to help family with something. My decimal was1.652173913

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No problem @Cortney95 ,It is better you show me your working so I can indicate where you go wrong.

Cortney95
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I divided 190/150 and got that as a decimal since you said earlier that I should divide ab/bc and Ab=190 and Bc=115

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Look \[\tan \theta=\frac{ AB }{ BC }\] and \[\theta=\tan^{1} \ (\frac{ AB }{ BC })\]

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Cortney95 I hope now you get it :)

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Welcome,What answer did you get ?

Cortney95
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Could you help Me with another problem?

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Sure please post it in another tab and tag me there :)

Cortney95
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Im new to all of this so I will try

hba
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1To do so you will have to close this question first :)

hba
 2 years ago
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