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  • one year ago

A falcon flying at a height of 200 yards spots a sparrow flying at a height of 150 yards. The location of the sparrow makes an angle of 40° from the horizontal line through the falcon's location. What is the distance x between the falcon and the sparrow? Assume that the ground beneath the birds is level. A) 43 yards B) 60 yards C) 65 yards D) 78 yards

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    pic related

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  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @Caious

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    My guess: Answer is B.

  4. hlambach
    • one year ago
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    Okay, first you need to find y |dw:1435325721448:dw|

  5. hlambach
    • one year ago
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    Then after you do that, use the law of sine sin(A) = opposite leg / hypotenuse

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    i would say b.

  7. anonymous
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    Ye, it's B.

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