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Part of a road that is 452 meters in length has a slight incline. The vertical rise is 12 meters. Find the angle of elevation.

can anybody help? and it must be rounded to the nearest tenth

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  1. θ is the angle that has

    sinθ = 12/452

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    posted by Steve
  2. thanks. steve

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