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January 31, 2015

Posted by **trigofunctions** on Monday, August 2, 2010 at 6:33am.

- trigo -
**Reiny**, Monday, August 2, 2010 at 9:31amI see a straightforward right-angled triangle TCB

where C is 90°, CT=36 and CB = 53

using the tangent ratios angle T = 55.8°

I will leave it up to you to find the angle using whatever format your course or text book uses.

I would call it a bearing of 124.2°

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