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July 31, 2014

July 31, 2014

Posted by **Kellie** on Saturday, March 10, 2007 at 11:48am.

a)290 feet

b)230 feet

c)110 feet

d)140 feet

I'm pretty sure we can eliminate c and d because they are less than 180 feet and weknow the tower has to be at least that right? Or is my thinking wrong, Please help!!!!

Why are you guessing? Why not solve the problem and pick the answer?

Draw a diagram so you can see the problem.

tan 52

solve for height.

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