Posted by L on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 8:49pm.
a kite is attached to a string that is 15m long. If the string makes an angle of 26 degrees to the horizontal the height of the kite is.

MathsTrigonometry  Henry, Monday, July 30, 2012 at 10:01pm
Draw a rt. triangle:
X = Hor. side.
Y = Ver. side = Ht. of kite.
Z = Hyp. = 15 m.
A = 26 Deg.
Y = Z*sinA = 15*sin26 = 6.58 m.

MathsTrigonometry  Anonymous, Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 11:08am
a strong gust of wind blew the kite directly above a mountain the string attached to the kite is 350 ft the string now makes a 55 degree angle on the ground calculate the height of the kite
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