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anonymous
 one year ago
A skyscraper casts a shadow 200 feet long. If the angle of elevation of the sun is 45 , then the height of the skyscraper is
170 feet
324 feet
200 feet
not enough information
(I got 200, is that right?
anonymous
 one year ago
A skyscraper casts a shadow 200 feet long. If the angle of elevation of the sun is 45 , then the height of the skyscraper is 170 feet 324 feet 200 feet not enough information (I got 200, is that right?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It was on accident, calm down @Potato831

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tan = opp/adj tan(45) = x/200 solve for x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got 200, is that right?

triciaal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1433732765908:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol your supposed to try it .......... hypotenuse always has the greatest magnitude in a triangle.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tan (45 degrees) = x/200 tan (45 degrees) = 1 So, 1 = x/200 200/200 = 1 I got 200 as the missing height, is that correct?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@HWBUSTER00 Are you still there???

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0your answer should be 324

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0here is a reference .........idk how to explain http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/5574f746e4b01d0053ac3970

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The link just sends me back to this question...
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