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anonymous
 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
anonymous
 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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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0My guess: Answer is B.

hlambach
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, first you need to find y dw:1435325721448:dw

hlambach
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Then after you do that, use the law of sine sin(A) = opposite leg / hypotenuse
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