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July 24, 2014

Posted by **Ashli** on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 4:07pm.

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**Steve**, Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 4:16pmdraw a diagram. If the height is h and the closer person is x feet from the base of the obelisk,

h/x = tan65°

h/(x+25) = tan44°

h/(h cot65°+25) = tan44°

h = 43.9 ft

seems like a small obelisk.

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