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calculusxy
 one year ago
MEDAL!!!
In parallelogram ABCD above, if sides AB and AD have lengths as shown, that is the length of the altitude to side AD?
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calculusxy
 one year ago
MEDAL!!! In parallelogram ABCD above, if sides AB and AD have lengths as shown, that is the length of the altitude to side AD? (Figure will be drawn below)

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calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1442968342905:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what do you mean by "that is the length of the altitude to side AD" in the first place?

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't know what that exactly means... or else i wouldn't have asked this question :\

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dont you mean like how high above ground level is the parallelogram?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or something like that?

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0maybe ( or are you referencing the height)?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0altitude is a reference to how high above or how low below ground/sea level

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0great, i just figured it out and i hate it

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@calculusxy i think i figured it out if you werent paying attention

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no i don't know trig very well, but i can work with sine, cosine, tangent (only the basics)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0line BC is going to be ground level for this

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't quite understand what you mean

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if i remember right your going to use cosine to find the distance from line BC to line AD, giving you your answer (its either cosine or sine, i dont remember them that well)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1442980427600:dw

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@surjithayer Can you plz explain this to me more?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0basically multiply the sine of 60 degrees by 12 to get your answer

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0h is altitude dw:1442980656562:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\sin 60=\frac{ \sqrt{3} }{ 2 }\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i just said everything he put up there in a nice sentence without any complication

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and how do i evaluate that @surjithayer

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[h=12 \sin 60=12*\frac{ \sqrt{3} }{ 2 }=6\sqrt{3}\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i like how i always start it then someone else comes in and takes all the fricken credit that i actually did before they did _

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh okay ! but is there any simper way of doing it?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and the perfect example is the one above

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That's about the easiest way to do it with the given information.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thx for saying i had no idea what im doing and that a person that does the exact same thing makes complete sense, can someone explain that one to me >:(

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i seriously think that letting someone finish there answer and explanation should be on the CoC
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