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August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014

Posted by **danielle** on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 5:29pm.

To secure a 500 meter radio tower against high winds, guy wires are attached to a ring that is 5 meters from the top of the tower. The wires form a 15 degree angle with the tower. Find the distance from the base of the tower to the guy wire anchor in the ground. Round your answer to hundredths.

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**Damon**, Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 5:34pmtan 15 = d/495

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