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A hot air balloon climbs continuously along a 30 angle to a height of 5000 feet. To the nearest tenth of a foot, how far has the balloon traveled to reach 5000 feet? Draw a sketch and then solve.
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A hot air balloon climbs continuously along a 30 angle to a height of 5000 feet. To the nearest tenth of a foot, how far has the balloon traveled to reach 5000 feet? Draw a sketch and then solve.
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monokerousBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1359641190667:dw
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monokerousBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You can you TOA (Tan=Opp/Adj) and Pythagoras theorem to solve.
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Nikhil619Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Use Sine... \[\sin 30 =1/2=5000/x\]
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monokerousBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
^ that works better.
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