trig

Imagine that you are sitting 6 feet away from a television that is hung on a wall. The top of the TV is 8 feet off the ground. Which function correctly represents the angle that you make with the top of your television?

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 278
  1. The Tangent Function:
    tanA = Y/X = 8/6.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    a rope swing is attached to tree overlooking the river. if the rope is 38 feet in length and swings through an angle of 200 degree, find the total distance to the nearest feet, traveled by someone sitting on the seat when the

    asked by Ananya on February 23, 2014
  2. physics

    Two children with masses of 18 kg and 36 kg are sitting on a balanced seesaw. If the heavier child is sitting 0.45 m from the center, at what distance from the center is the lighter child sitting? Answer in units of m. Please help

    asked by Edgar on January 25, 2015
  3. physics

    A uniform rod 30cm long is pivoted at it's center. A 40N weight is hung 5cm from the left end. where must the 50N weight be hung to maintain equilibrium?

    asked by fatimah on May 21, 2014
  4. Pre Calculus

    If you are riding on a Ferris wheel that is 60 feet tall and it takes 5 minutes to make a one revolution, what is your linear velocity? A. 0.62 feet per second B. 0.31 feet per second C. 37.68 feet per second D. 3.14 feet per

    asked by Deontre on April 22, 2013
  5. Math

    The area of a circle is 78.5 square feet. What is the circumference? Select all that apply. 5 π feet 10 π feet 20 π feet 15.7 feet 31.4 feet 62.8 feet

    asked by Plz Halp on August 9, 2019
  1. Precalculus

    you are sitting on a ferris wheel car. The wheel has a radius of 50 feet and makes 3 revolutions per minute. What is your linear speed in feet per minute?

    asked by Jenna Thompson on August 25, 2015
  2. math

    Sheets of canvas have been hung over the waiting lines to provide shade. Each canvas sheet is in the shape of a triangle with side lengths of 50 feet, 75 feet, and 75 feet. What is the area of each canvas sheet

    asked by jada on February 26, 2018
  3. English

    What is the main point MacNeil is making in “The Trouble with Television”? A. Television makes people less able to focus on anything worthwhile. B. Escapist entertainment helps relieve the stress of modern life. C. Television

    asked by Anonymous on October 30, 2018
  4. Math

    Imagine that you are standing on the ground 15 feet away from a flagpole. If the top of the flag is 25 feet high, which equation represents the angle θ your feet make with the top of the flag?

    asked by Rochelle on September 28, 2015
  5. English Grammar

    She is sitting in back of me. She is sitting in the back of me. She is sitting at the back of me. She is sitting at back of me. She is sitting in front of me. She is sitting in the front of me. -------------------------- In this

    asked by John on May 20, 2008
  6. Health (Ms. Sue)

    "As Cindy hung up the phone, she thought about Hallie's comments. Cindy didn't understand why Hallie was so adamant about not going to her sister's funeral. Cindy tried to talk Hallie into going to the funeral. She told Hallie

    asked by Anonymous on November 3, 2013

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.