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anonymous
 one year ago
An engineer on the ground is looking at the top of a building.The angle of elevation to the top of the building is 46 degrees. The engineer knows the building is 250 ft tall. What is the distance from the engineer to the base of the building to the nearest whole foot.
anonymous
 one year ago
An engineer on the ground is looking at the top of a building.The angle of elevation to the top of the building is 46 degrees. The engineer knows the building is 250 ft tall. What is the distance from the engineer to the base of the building to the nearest whole foot.

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0draw a picturedw:1443136844917:dw

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tan(46) = 250/x, solve for x

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0make sure your calculator is in degree mode

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0tan 46 = 1.035530313791? Right? So 250 / 1.035530313791 ... is about 241 ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its about 241.42219370176851148951 so yes, about 241 :)
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