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A man watches a bird fly which is at a vertical height of 800km from the ground.If The angle of elevation is 60 Degree,find the actual distance between the man and the bird
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razor99 Group Title
A man watches a bird fly which is at a vertical height of 800km from the ground.If The angle of elevation is 60 Degree,find the actual distance between the man and the bird
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dw:1372390116319:dw
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1372390648071:dw
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so we need to find out what x equals
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Now are you aware of SOHCAHTOA?
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razor99 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i know SOHCAHTOA :P
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Okkk so which one would you use if you need to find out what x is?
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razor99 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
lol idk hahahhaa
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razor99 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Hypontneus right
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1372390973829:dw
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok so whats opposite our angle 60 degrees?
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Nope I labeled the hypotnuse
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
if you see 800 is directly across the 60 degree angle
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razor99 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so in here we should find the distance right
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok here is the answer tan(60)=800/x
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so x=800/tan(60)
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razor99 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
is it correct
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
x=461.88
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razor99 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh we should dvid by including tan right
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swissgirl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ya so its \(x=\large \frac{800}{\tan(60)}\)
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razor99 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh okay so thats the final answer right
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razor99 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
thank u swiisy
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