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Homework Help: trig

Posted by paige on Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 5:59pm.

A woman that is 5'4" stands 15 ft from a streetlight and casts a four-foot long shadow. Determine the height of the streetlight and the degree measure of the angle of elevation form the tip of her shadow to the top of the streetlight, both accurate to two decimal places.

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