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Posted by **Anonymous** on Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 4:54pm.

- trig -
**Steve**, Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 4:58pmHint: tan = height/width

- trig -
**Anonymous**, Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 5:02pmok, would you be able to set up for me?

- trig -
**STEPHANIE**, Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 5:14pmHELLO???? WHATS THE ANSWER

- trig -
**Steve**, Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 11:48pmWell, draw a triangle! I mean, they only gave you two pieces of information. Can't see any way to use it?

At the top of the cliff is point A. At the bottom of the cliff is point B. AB = 45m. Somewhere out along the ground is point C.

Now, angle BAC is 68deg.

BC/45 = tan(68)

BC = 45 tan(68) = 45 * 2.475 = 111.38m

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