From a hot air balloon, Sean looks through an angle of depression of 35 degrees to see LeAnn on the on the ground. If Sean and LeAnn are 500 ft. apart by the line of sight distance, to the nearest foot, how far is Sean off the ground?

I used 500(cos55)

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1. I believe that's right; or 500*sin(35)

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posted by DrBob222
2. good, carry on

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posted by Reiny
3. correct.

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