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A kite string is 102 feet long. the angle between the kite string and the ground is 54.9. how high is the kite

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    so the hypotenuse of your right-angled triangle is 102
    (ignoring the slack in the line)
    let the height be h
    sin 54.9° = h/102
    h = 102sin54.9°
    = ...

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