# trigonometric oblique triangle

a flagpole at a right angle to the hrizontal is located on a slope that makes an angle of 14 degree with the horizontal the flagpole casts a 16m shadow up the slope wen the angle of elevation from the tip of the shawdow to the sun is 20 degree find the height of the flagpole

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1. Your question is almost impossible to read without capitalization and punctuation. It also has three misspelled words.

Do you do math in the same careless manner?

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Ms. Sue
2. Draw a diagram.
T = top of pole
B = bottom of pole
Draw a horizontal line from S to intersect the pole at P.

The height of the pole is BP+PT
BP = 16 sin14°
PS = 16 cos14°
PT = PS tan20°

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3. Im sorry for that Ms.Sue

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4. 16/sin70degree= x/sin34degree

is equal to 9.5 meters that is the answer

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