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August 22, 2014

August 22, 2014

Posted by **sam** on Wednesday, March 28, 2007 at 12:08am.

so the angle to the right of the 90 is 14.6 and the side opp. that is 125ft. how do i find the x. wat function would i use.? tan doesnt work as i thought it would.

sure it does

tan 14.6 = 125/x

x = 125/tan14.6

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