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 one year ago
From a hot air balloon, the angle between a radio antenna straight below and the base of the library downtown is 57°, as shown below. If the height of the balloon is 15 miles, what is the distance between the radio antenna and the library?
A. 23.1 miles
B. 12.7 miles
C. 8.2 miles
D. 11.6 miles
 one year ago
From a hot air balloon, the angle between a radio antenna straight below and the base of the library downtown is 57°, as shown below. If the height of the balloon is 15 miles, what is the distance between the radio antenna and the library? A. 23.1 miles B. 12.7 miles C. 8.2 miles D. 11.6 miles

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prettyboy20202
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Tan(57)=(x/15) x=23 miles Use Tan(52)=(100/x) x=78 feet
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