Posted by **soul pancake** on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 9:37pm.

As a hot-air balloon rises vertically, its angle of elevation from a point P on level ground d = 140 kilometers from the point Q directly underneath the balloon changes from 15°10' to 29°30' (see the figure). Approximately how far does the balloon rise during this period? (Give the answer to one decimal place.)

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