Algebra and Trigonometry 10th Edition

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 9781337271172
ISBN 13: 978-1-33727-117-2

Chapter 6 - 6.7 - Applications and Models - 6.7 Exercises - Page 494: 17



Work Step by Step

The length of the shadow is the adjacent side of the triangle: $tan~25°=\frac{opp}{adj}$ $tan~25°=\frac{100}{adj}$ $adj=\frac{100}{tan~25°}=214.45~ft$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.