Posted by **Sam** on Sunday, January 29, 2012 at 1:39pm.

A plane flying along a straight path loses altitude at the rate of 1000 ft for each 5200 ft covered horizontally. What is the angle of descent of the plane? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)

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