PreCalculus

posted by .

"A kite is flying 100ft off the ground, and its line is pulled taut. The angle of elevation of the kite is 43 degrees. Find the length of the line."

  • PreCalculus -

    sin 43 = 100/L

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Precalculus`!

    Ruth is flying a kite. Her hand is 3 feet above ground and is holding the end of a 300 ft. kite string, which makes an angle of 57 degrees with the horizontal. How high is the kite above the ground
  2. trig

    Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degrees with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground directly below the kite , find the length of the kite string
  3. pre calc

    a kite currently flying at an altitude of 16 meters above the ground. If the angle of elevation from the ground to the kite is 30 degrees, find the length of the kite string to the nearest meter.
  4. Trigonometry

    Height of a Kite A 100-foot line is attached to a kite. When the kite has pulled the line taut, the angle of elevation to the kite is approximately 50°. Now everybody lets approximate the height of the kite!
  5. physics

    A kite is hovering over the ground at the end of a straight 47-m line. The tension in the line has a magnitude of 14 N. Wind blowing on the kite exerts a force of 17 N, directed 55° above the horizontal. Note that the line attached …
  6. math

    Richard is flying a kite at an angle elevation of 52 degrees. he is 5 ft tall. If richard is standing 100 ft from the point on the ground directly below the kite, compute the length of the kite string.
  7. Pre-ALgreba

    A kite flying in the air has a 12 - ft line attached to it. Its line is pulled taut and casts a 10 - ft shadow. Find the height of the kite. If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.
  8. math

    rachel is flying a kite.she lets out 70 yard string. The kite angle of elevation from the ground is 68 degree. How high is the kite?
  9. math

    Brian's kite is flying at the end of 82 of string. His end of string, is 3 feet off the ground. the angle of elevation of the kite is 55 degrees. What is the height of the kite?
  10. math

    A kite flying in the air has a 12ft line attached to it. Its line is pulled taut and casts an 11 ft shadow. Find the height of the kite. If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

More Similar Questions