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A plane is flying at an altitude of 12,000 feet and is preparing to land at a nearby airport. The angle from the airport to the plane is 17. To the nearest tenth of a foot, how far is the airport from the plane?

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    tan 17 ° = H / A

    H = A tan 17 °

    H = 12,000 * 0.30573

    H = 3668.76 ft


    H = 3668.8 ft

    To the nearest tenth of a foot

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