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January 31, 2015

Posted by **noel chavez** on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 5:15am.

- trigonometry -
**Steve**, Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:40amas usual, draw a diagram. You will see that the height of the mountain obeys

h/x = tan35

h/(x+1000) = tan33

so,

h/tan33 = h/tan35 + 1000

h/.6494 = h/.7002 + 1000

h = 8951 ft

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