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the ski lift chair at a ski report is 2560m long. on average, the ski lift rises 15.2 degree above the horizontal. how high is the top of the ski lift relative to the base?

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  1. draw a diagram.

    h/2560 = sin 15.2°
    h = 2560*.2622
    h = 671

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