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kaylala
 2 years ago
Solving Right Triangles
kaylala
 2 years ago
Solving Right Triangles

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kaylala
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0please verify my answer: I got 1,236.4 m

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1394581245494:dw dw:1394581446577:dw x is about 1194.25 = 1194

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You can't use sin, because you don't know the hypotenuse. Using sin would give you the height, which is 320 meters. You want to find x, which is the distance. For that, you use tangent

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You could also use cosine, but only if the hypotenuse was given, which it isn't

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Of course, it would be 1194 meters, don't forget the units

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You're finding the wrong side. The question asks for the distances directly under the point from the top, which is side x in my drawing.

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You would solve for the hypotenuse if you're trying to find bearings
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