Trigonometry Multiple Choice Question please help!

posted by .

Viola drives 200 meters up a hill that makes an angle of 9° with the horizontal. To the nearest tenth of a meter, what horizontal distance has she covered?

1,262.8 m
200.4 m
197.5 m
31.3 m

Thank you so much! ^_^

  • Trigonometry Multiple Choice Question please help! -

    Distance measured along the road
    = hypotenuse
    Angle = 9°
    Horizontal distance
    = hypotenuse * cos(9°)
    =200m * 0.9877
    = ?

  • Trigonometry Multiple Choice Question please help! -

    Thank You for your help!! :)

  • Trigonometry Multiple Choice Question please help! -

    You're welcome! :)

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math

    A person flying a kite holds the string 4 feet above ground level. The string of the kite is taut and makes an angle of 60° with the horizontal (see the figure). Approximate the height of the kite above level ground if 700 feet of …
  2. trig

    A hill rises from the horizontal at 15º. The road leading straight up the hill is 800 meters long. How much higher is the top of the hill than the base of the hill?
  3. Trigonometry

    Liola drives 13 km up a hill that is at a grade of 10 Degrees what horizontal distance to the nearest tenth of kilometer has she covered
  4. math

    A tree on a hillside casts a shadow 200 ft down the hill. If the angle of inclination of the hillside is 23 to the horizontal and the angle of elevation of the sun is 54, find the height of the tree. Please round the answer to the …
  5. trig

    At a horizontal distance of 101 meters from the base of a tower, the angle of elevation to the top is 15 degrees. Find the line of sight distance to the nearest meter.
  6. math

    At a horizontal distance of 34 meters from the base of a tower, the angle of elevation to the top is 72 degrees. Find the line of sight distance to the nearest meter.
  7. check my set up please

    At a horizontal distance of 34 meters from the base of a tower, the angle of elevation to the top is 72 degrees. Find the line of sight distance to the nearest meter. I set this up tan72=x/34
  8. Trigonometry

    A hill in the Tour de France bike race has a grade of 8%. To the nearest degree, what is the angle that this hill makes with the horizontal ground?
  9. trigonometry

    a tower 150 meter is situated at the top of the hill.At a point 650 m down the hill.The angle between the surface of the hill and the line of sight to the of the tower is 12degrees 30 '.Find the inclination of the hill to a horizontal …
  10. math

    victor drives 300 meters up a hill that makes an angle of 13 degrees with the horizontal. To the nearest tenth of a meter, what horizontal distance has he covered?

More Similar Questions