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anonymous
 one year ago
help with finding side of triangle
anonymous
 one year ago
help with finding side of triangle

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Bob is driving along a straight and level road straight toward a mountain. At some point on his trip he measures the angle of elevation to the top of the mountain and finds it to be 25°11'. Find the height of the mountain to the nearest foot if Bob is 19,427.5 feet from the center of the mountain at the base.

zpupster
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1443102710948:dw opp/adj = tan

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what does the 11 in the 25°11' mean then

dakid88
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tan(34 40/60) = h/(x5280)  Therefore 0.4748x = 0.69157(x5280) 0.4748x = 0.69157x0.09157*5280)  0.2168x = 0.09157*5280  x = 2230 ft

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im confused where did you get the numbers for that

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what about the 11 in the equation?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0after the 25 degrees

dakid88
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tht is divided by the 25

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0how come were not using it then

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and also where did you get the number 5280 @dakid88

zpupster
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can use it 11/60 and get a decimal

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so where do i go from here then

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats what ive been needing help with

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats not any of the answer choices

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes then what @Mertsj

Mertsj
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[\tan 2511/60=\frac{x}{19427.5}\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i have it set up like that i just dont remeber how to solve it thats what ive been trying to ask

Mertsj
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[.89567=\frac{x}{19427.5}\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but that cant be the answer because its not any of the answer choices

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.09135, 9235, 91351, 913515

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and 17400 isnt close to any

Mertsj
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1whoops. I must have misused the tangent function on my calculator. I now get .47020 for the tangent of 25 11/50 degrees.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah i just figured it out thank you

Mertsj
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[.47021=\frac{x}{19427.5}\]

Mertsj
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[x= .47021(19427.5)=9134.9859\]
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