Tuesday
March 31, 2015

Homework Help: Trigonometry (Law of Sine)

Posted by Alianne on Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 4:04am.

Triangulation can be used to find the location of an object by measuring the angles to the
object from two points at the end of a baseline. Two lookouts 20 miles apart on the coast
spot a ship at sea. Using the figure below find the distance, d, the ship is from shore to the
nearest tenth of a mile.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Trigonometry (Law of Sine) - Triangulation can be used to find the location of ...
physics - Two forces of equal magnitude act on the same object. Which of the ...
science - An object with mass 110 kg moved in outer space. When it was at ...
phy - Two constant forces act on an object of mass m = 4.50 kg object moving in ...
physics - two masses are attached to both ends of a flexible cord passing ...
Physics - An object is placed in front of a convex mirror with radius of ...
college physics - Which of the following statements about special relativity is ...
english - 9. What kind of complement is the underlined word? Fill the bucket ...
Summer School Calculus - Another one for you :P, add these two vectors using ...
physics - An object with mass 110 kg moved in outer space. When it was at ...

Members