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March 5, 2015

Homework Help: math

Posted by deborah on Saturday, April 3, 2010 at 2:12pm.

if someone could please help that would be muchly appreciated.
A group of mountain climbers are using trigonometry to find the height of a mountain located in the rockies. From point A, which is due west of the mountain, the angle of elevation to the top is 56 degrees. From point B, which is due east of the mountain, the angle of elevation to the top is 38 degrees. Points A and B are 9.4 km apart. Determine the height of the mountain and round to the nearest metre.

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