Saturday

October 25, 2014

October 25, 2014

Posted by **ammy** on Sunday, September 30, 2007 at 11:24pm.

please explain it to me, I dont get it.

Thank you.

- algebra -
**drwls**, Sunday, September 30, 2007 at 11:48pmCompute the distance to the horizon from Mt. Whitney, using the formula they gave you. If it is closer than 135 miles, then points beyond it at sea level or below, such as Badwater (Death Valley) cannot be seen from there.

I get the horizon to be 147 miles away.

- algebra -
**ryan**, Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 5:16pmd=square root 1.5 h

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

college algebra - on a ship, the distance d that you can see to the horizon is ...

Algebra Word problem - I don't know how to put in a square root symbol here so ...

algebra - The equation D=1.2times square root h gives the distance, D, in miles ...

algebra - the formula d=(square root)12,800+h^2 gives the distance d in ...

algebra 2 - The formula d=1.35h models the distance d in miles from the ...

Algebra - if you are looking at the horizon, you can determine the distance you ...

algebra - when you look over an unobstructed landscape or seascape, the distance...

Algebra - if you are looking at the horizon, you can determine the distance you ...

Math - When you look out over an unobstructed landscape or seascape, the ...

algebra - 2. The equation D=1.2 square h gives the distance, D, in miles that a ...