anonymous
  • anonymous
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?
Mathematics
  • Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
SOLVED
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
schrodinger
  • schrodinger
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
|dw:1434333946965:dw|
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
Add in guy wires |dw:1434334020751:dw|
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
|dw:1434334046719:dw|

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.

More answers

jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
|dw:1434334118977:dw|
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
since 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
  • anonymous
Now I get it. Thanks very much, I really appreciate it.
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
we can break up the triangles to get this |dw:1434334216757:dw|
jim_thompson5910
  • jim_thompson5910
you now use trig to find x and y

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.