Posted by **david** on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 9:45pm.

A chemical distillation tower, 110 m high is supported by cables of length L that reach from the top of the column to the ground at a distance D from the base of the tower. If D is 1/3 the length of a cable, find L and D.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - A square canopy is supported on 4 corners by poles. Each pole is ...
- trig - A tower is supported by a guy wire from the top of the tower to the ...
- Pre-Calculus - A wire from the top of a TV tower makes an angle of 49.5 with the...
- MATH - A wire is stretched from the ground to the top of an antenna tower. The ...
- Math - Another question is a guy wire stretches from the top of an antenna tower...
- Math - 1) A television tower is 160 feet high and an observer is 120 feet from ...
- Math Word Problem - A cross section of a nuclear cooling tower is a hyperbola ...
- Math Gr12 (advanced functions) - A tower that is 65m high makes an obtuse angle ...
- Trigonometry - At a point on the ground 125 ft from the base of a tower, the ...
- Word Problem - A wire from the top of a TV tower to the ground makes an angle of...

More Related Questions