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Posted by **joey** on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 1:37pm.

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**Kate**, Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 1:43pmThis requires trig. The sine of an angle is the (opposite side)/(the hypotenuse.)

So sin(38) = 36/x.

x = 36/sin(38) You can type that in your calculator. Make sure your calculator is in degree mode.

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