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Unofficialllyy
 one year ago
A shooting star forms a right triangle with the Earth and the Sun, as shown below:
Unofficialllyy
 one year ago
A shooting star forms a right triangle with the Earth and the Sun, as shown below:

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Unofficialllyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A scientist measures the angle x and the distance y between the Earth and the shooting star. Using complete sentences, explain how the scientist can use only these two measurements to calculate the distance between the Earth and the Sun.

Unofficialllyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@anitasonia98 I have 4 more questions and I'm completely done with my Geometry class, I don't know how much longer you'll be online but I would really appreciate the help :)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is a matter of some simple trigonometry. Do you know your trig functions?

welshfella
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1440364623353:dw

Unofficialllyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes sine, cosine, and tangent.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Which of those do you think you'd use?

Unofficialllyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks @anitasonia98 and @welshfella
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