Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 8 - Right Triangles and Trigonometry - 8-4 Angles of Elevation and Depression - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 519: 19



Work Step by Step

41 is the reference angle 1503 feet is the adjacent angle x is the opposite angle. tan=opposite/ adjacent tan 41= x/1503 multiply both sides by 1503 1503(tan 41)= x x= 1306.53
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