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October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014

Posted by **Matt** on Monday, June 9, 2014 at 11:00am.

The angle of elevation of the kite from her position is 65 degrees

And the angle of elevation of the kite from Abigail's position is 40 degrees

How far apart are they to the nearest meter

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**Steve**, Monday, June 9, 2014 at 11:37amLet the distance be d.

If the kite is between the girls,

d/sin75° = 20/sin40°

But, if Kate is between the kite and Abigail, then

d/sin25° = 20/sin40°

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