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Homework Help: trig

Posted by stellar on Friday, September 30, 2011 at 12:35pm.

A pilot is flying over a straight highway. He determines the angles of depression to two mileposts, 4 mi apart, to be x = 27 and y = 53, as shown in the figure. (Round your answers to two decimal places.)

(a) Find the distance of the plane from point A.
mi

(b) Find the elevation of the plane.
mi

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