Math, trigonometry
 👍
 👎
 👁

 👍
 👎
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Calculus
A ship sailing parallel to shore sights a lighthouse at an angle of 12 degrees from its direction of travel. After traveling 5 miles farther, the angle is 22 degrees. At that time, how far is the ship from the lighthouse?

Math
A ship is sailing due north. At a certain point the bearing of a lighthouse is N 40∘E and the distance is 15.5. After a while, the captain notices that the bearing of the lighthouse is now S 54.9∘E. How far did the ship travel

trig
The captain of a ship at sea sights a lighthouse which is 120 feet tall. The captain measures the the angle of elevation to the top of the lighthouse to be 19 ^\circ. How far is the ship from the base of the lighthouse?

physics
A lighthouse that rises 49 ft above the surface of the water sits on a rocky cliff that extends 19 ft from its base. A sailor on the deck of a ship sights the top of the lighthouse at an angle of 30.0 ∘ above the horizontal. If

Trigonometry
Angle of Depression Find the angle of depression from the top of the lighthouse 250 feet above water level to the water line of a ship 2.5 miles offshore.

GEOMETRY
cASEY SIGHTS THE TOP OF AN 84 FOOT TALL LIGHTHOUSE AT AN ANGLE OF ELEVATION OF 58 DEGREE. IF CASEY IS 6 FEET TALL, HOW FAR IS HE STANDING FROM THE BASE OF THE LIGHTHOUSE. I DO NOT UNDERSTAND WHAT IS ANGLE OF ELEVATION CAN YOU SHOW

trigonometry
From the top of a lighthouse 120 m above the sea, the angle of depression of a boat is 15°. How far is the boat from the lighthouse? Provide an Illustration.

Maths
A ship is sighted from the top of a lighthouse. The angle of depression from the lighthouse to the top of the ship is 45 degrees. The distance from the top of the lighthouse directly to the ship is 4 miles. Calculate the

trigonometry
The bearing of the lighthouse is N 68 degress E from a ship 43 miles from the lighthouse. How far north of the ship is the lighthouse?

Geometry
There is a flagpole in the school parking lot. Which of the following is true about the angle of depression from the top of the flagpole to the parking lot, and the angle of elevation from the parking lot to the top of the

Pre Calc
from the top of a 250 ft lighthouse the angle of depression to a ship in the ocean is 18 degrees. how far is the ship from the base of the light house?

Precalculus
1. A man stands 12 feet from a statue. The angle of elevation from the eye level to the top of the statue is 30 degrees, and the angle of depression to the base of the statue is 15. How tall in the statue? 2. Two boats lie on a
You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.