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  • 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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  1. anonymous
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    dont double post

  2. anonymous
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    It was on accident, calm down @Potato831

  3. anonymous
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    i am calm :/

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  8. anonymous
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    tan = opp/adj tan(45) = x/200 solve for x

  9. anonymous
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    I got 200, is that right?

  10. triciaal
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    |dw:1433732765908:dw|

  11. anonymous
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    lol your supposed to try it .......... hypotenuse always has the greatest magnitude in a triangle.

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    tan (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?

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @HWBUSTER00

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @HWBUSTER00 Are you still there???

  15. anonymous
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    yes

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Am I right??

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    your answer should be 324

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    How??

  19. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    here is a reference .........idk how to explain http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/5574f746e4b01d0053ac3970

  20. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    The link just sends me back to this question...

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