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December 21, 2014

Posted by **Samantha** on Wednesday, May 14, 2008 at 10:25pm.

Ship A is due west of a lighthouse. Ship B is 12 km south of ship A. From ship B the bearing to the lighthouse is N63E. How far is ship A from the lighthouse?

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, May 14, 2008 at 11:58pmtan 63º = x/12

solve for x

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