Saturday

April 18, 2015

April 18, 2015

Posted by **Dylan** on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 10:29pm.

- Math 11 -
**Steve**, Monday, June 9, 2014 at 12:16amIf the marker is at distance x away from the spot just below the balloon, we have

h/x = tan 27.8

(h+345)/x = tan 46.2

Eliminate x to get

h/tan 27.8 = (h+345)/tan 46.2

Now just solve for h.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Pre-Calc - A hot-air balloon is floating above a straight road. To estimate ...

Trigonometry - Karla is riding vertically in a hot air balloon, directly over a ...

Algebra - I'm fine with angle of elevation problem, but angle of depression ...

math - a captive balloon is connected to a ground station A by a cable of length...

trigonometry - a captive balloon is connected to a ground station A by a cable ...

trigonometry - a captive balloon is connected to a ground station A by a cable ...

math - . On a day with no wind, a hot-air balloon hovers at a point above a long...

Trig - A weather balloon is sighted between points A and B which are 5 miles ...

Math - A hot air balloon is observed from two points A and B on the ground A and...

lewis - 20 minutes after being launched, a hot-air balloon has risen to an ...