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.
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.

math  Damon, Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 5:34pm
tan 15 = d/495
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