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highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
help please picture attached
highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
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highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1376252434909:dw

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, you want to find x take a close look and see if u knw(can knw) any other sides in that triangle ?

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1376252547785:dw using the drawing i got 16 idk if its right

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thats right ! 15 ft radius + 1ft overhang = 16

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\cos (25)=\frac{ 16 }{ x }\]

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i have forgotten what to do next

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1maybe multiply x both sides first

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[(x)*\cos25= \frac{ 16 }{ x }*(x)\] \[X \cos 25=16\]

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\frac{ X \cos 25 }{ \cos 25 }=\frac{ 16 }{ \cos 25 }\]

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1looks uve multiplied cos25, instead of dividing

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1*breaking out scientific calculator*

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol, yes 17.65 ft but they want the answer in ft and inch

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok so i convert ???

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the .65 is confusing me

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.117.65 ft 17 ft + .65 ft 17 ft + .65 x 12 inch ?

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.117.65 ft 17 ft + .65 ft 17 ft + .65 x 12 inch 17 ft + 7.8 inch 17 ft 7.8 inches ~ 17 ft 8 inches

highschoolmom2010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1wow i feel kinda bad for not knowing that :(

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1instead of doing all this conversion thingy, we could have simply converted 16 ft to 16x12 inches in the starting itself, and taken the ratio !

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1376253611872:dw

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1when free, you can try this.... skip for now :)

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1actually both are equal. we have to convert anyways in the end, so forget it !
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