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Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Janie on Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 1:44pm.

An engineer needs to determine the distance across a rive whose banks are approx. parallel. Standing on one side of the bank, the engineer can see the other side. The engineer only has a 30 foot measuring tape ( which is shorter than the distance from one bank to the other) What is a procedure to determine the approximate distance across the river?

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