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anonymous
 one year ago
two guys wires from the top of a 35 foot tent pole are anchored to the ground below by two stakes. the tent pole is perpendicular to the ground and between the two stakes. if the angle of depression from the top of the pole to each of the stakes are 47 and 43 how far apart are the stakes?
anonymous
 one year ago
two guys wires from the top of a 35 foot tent pole are anchored to the ground below by two stakes. the tent pole is perpendicular to the ground and between the two stakes. if the angle of depression from the top of the pole to each of the stakes are 47 and 43 how far apart are the stakes?

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jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1434333946965:dw

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Add in guy wires dw:1434334020751:dw

jim_thompson5910
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1434334046719:dw

jim_thompson5910
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Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1434334118977:dw

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1since the line of sight lines are parallel to the ground, this means we have 2 pairs of alternate interior angles they are congruent dw:1434334177840:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now I get it. Thanks very much, I really appreciate it.

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1we can break up the triangles to get this dw:1434334216757:dw

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you now use trig to find x and y
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