mckenzieandjesus
  • mckenzieandjesus
to approach a runway a plane must begin a 7 degree descent starting from a height of 3 miles above the ground. To the nearest mile, how many miles from the runway is the airplane at the start of this approach?
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mckenzieandjesus
  • mckenzieandjesus
answer choices: 3 mi, 12 mi 24 mi, and 7 mi
mckenzieandjesus
  • mckenzieandjesus
I think the answer is 12 mi but not sure?
mckenzieandjesus
  • mckenzieandjesus
@robtobey do u know how to do this??

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anonymous
  • anonymous
\[d=3 \cot (7 {}^{\circ})=24.433\]
anonymous
  • anonymous
Unable to draw a diagram today. Angle of depression is equal to the angle of elevation.
mckenzieandjesus
  • mckenzieandjesus
So would that make the answer 24?
mckenzieandjesus
  • mckenzieandjesus
Thank You!
anonymous
  • anonymous
Rounded to the nearest mile, yes.
mckenzieandjesus
  • mckenzieandjesus
thanks!!
anonymous
  • anonymous
Your welcome and thank you for the medal.
mckenzieandjesus
  • mckenzieandjesus
Welcome!

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