Post a New Question

geometry

posted by .

a tree cast a shadow 25 feet long. the angle of elevation from the far end of the shadow to the top of the tree is 64 degrees,find the heighth of the tree

  • geometry -

    (height)/25 = tan64 = 2.05
    height = 51.3 (ft.)

    I assume that you are familiar with trigonometric functions such as tangent, although you have indicated geometry as the subject.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question