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.

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**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.

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**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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