1. Angle of Depression: A Global Positioning System satellite orbits 12,500 miles above Earth's surface. Find the angle of depression from the satellite to the horizon. Assume the radius of Earth is 4000 miles.
2. Geometry: A regular hexagon (a hexagon with congruent sides and angles) is inscribed in a circle of radius 25 inches. Find the length of the sides of the hexagon.
Satellites in the global positioning system (gps) orbit is 12,500 miles above Earth. Gps signals can't travel through earth so a satellite at point b can transmit signals only to points on ac. How far must the satellites be able to transmit to reach points a and c. The diameter of earthy is about 8000
Do global positioning systems use elevation on Earths system to find latitude and longitude A. By using signals from a network of satellite B. By using topographic maps C. By using satellite images D. By using photography
Question 9 of 20 5.0 Points Investment includes the purchase of: A. stock options of Enron. B. software by an accounting firm. C. global positioning units for cruise missiles by the government. D. new chalk by a local school
How do global positioning systems use elevation points on Earths system to find latitude and longitude A. By using signals from a network of satellite B. By using topographic maps C. By using satellite images D. By using
A plane is flying at a constant altitude and speed of 500km/hr. At a certain point, the angle of depression from the airplane to a lighthouse on an island in the distance is 6 degrees. After 12 minutes, as the plane continues to
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