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The bearing of ship A and B from a port P are 225 degree and 116 degree respectively.ship A is 3.9km from ship B on a bearing of 258 degree.calculate the distance of A from P.

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  1. B = 116-90 = 26 degrees.

    P = (90-26) + 45 = 109 degrees.

    PA/sinB = BA/sinP,
    PA/sin26 = 3.9/sin109,
    PA = 1.81 km.

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