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Homework Help: Trig

Posted by Dan on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 8:00pm.

A pilot is flying over a straight highway. He determines the angles of depression to two mileposts, 3 mi apart, to be angle x = 31 and angle y = 49, as shown in the figure. (Round your answers to two decimal places.)

Find the distance of the plane from point A.

Find the elevation of the plane.

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