Wednesday
April 16, 2014

Homework Help: ALGEBRA (MAT 117)

Posted by Paradise on Sunday, January 11, 2009 at 12:28am.

2. The D = 1.2(sqrt)h equation gives the distance, D, in miles that a person can see to the horizon from a height, h, in feet.

a. Solve this equation for h.

b. Long’s Peak in the Rocky Mountain National Park, is 14,255 feet in elevation. How far can you see to the horizon from the top of Long’s Peak? Can you see Cheyenne, Wyoming (about 89 miles away)? Explain your answer.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

ALGEBRA-MAT 117 - The equation D=1.2(SQRT)H gives the distance, D, in miles that...
algebra - 2. The equation gives the distance, D, in miles that a person can see ...
Algebra - 2. The equation gives the distance, D, in miles that a person can see ...
ALGEBRA - 2. The equation D=2.2√ h gives the distance, D, in miles that a ...
algebra - 2. The equation D=1.2 square h gives the distance, D, in miles that a ...
math - 1. A baseball diamond is actually a square, 90 feet on each side. What is...
math - 1. A baseball diamond is actually a square, 90 feet on each side. What is...
algebra - The equation D=1.2times square root h gives the distance, D, in miles ...
Math - Because of the Earth’s curvature, a person can see a limited distance to ...
Math - Ok, I'm lost on this.... The equation D=1.2 gives the distance, D in ...

Search
Members