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Sam is flying a kite. The length of the kite string is 80 meters, and it makes an angle of 75° with the ground. The height of the kite from the ground is...
A.20.27
B.61
C.77.27

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  1. You will have a right triangle with the 80 meters on the hypotenuse and the x on the side opposite the 75 degree angle.

    Using Trig:

    x/80 which is opposite over hypotenuse
    equal to sin of 75 degrees.

    Find the sin of 75 and multiply it by 80 to find x.

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  2. 20

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  3. C. 77.27METERS

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  4. 77.27

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  5. 6000

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