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Homework Help: trigonometry

Posted by heather on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 8:56pm.

An airplane is flying at an elevation of 5150 ft, directly above a straight highway. Two motorists are driving cars on the highway on opposite sides of the plane, and the angle of depression to one car is 35 and to the other is 55. How far apart are the cars? (Round your answer to the nearest foot.)

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