# A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite&#39;s height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 80 ft is given by the following. Find the distance traveled by the kite. Round your answer to the nearest foot

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### Calculus

A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 60 ft is given by the following. y= 155-(1/40)(x-50)^2 Find the distance traveled by the kite.

### Calculus

A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 60 ft is given by the following. y= 155-(1/40)(x-50)^2

### Calculus

A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 60 ft is given by y = 150 − 1/40(x − 50)^2. Find the distance traveled by the kite. (Round your answer to one decimal place.) THe answer is supposed to be 94.2...

### Calculus

A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 80 ft is given by the following. y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)^2 Find the distance traveled by the kite. y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)^2 y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)(x-50) y = 150 - (1/40)x^2...

### physics

A kite is hovering over the ground at the end of a straight 47-m line. The tension in the line has a magnitude of 14 N. Wind blowing on the kite exerts a force of 17 N, directed 55° above the horizontal. Note that the line attached to the kite is not oriented at an angle of ...

### Calculus

A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 80 ft is given by the following. y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)^2 Find the distance traveled by the kite. y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)^2 y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)(x-50) y = 150 - (1/40)x^2...

### Maths- calculus

You are at a point x=x(t) along a horizontal line, representing the ground. You are flying a kite which maintains a constant height of 40 meters. Assume also that the kite string is a straight line. The kite is above the point k=k(t) on the ground, which is currently 30 meters...

### Precalculus`!

Ruth is flying a kite. Her hand is 3 feet above ground and is holding the end of a 300 ft. kite string, which makes an angle of 57 degrees with the horizontal. How high is the kite above the ground

### calculus

alice is flying a kite. Her hand is three feet above ground level and is holding the end of a 300-foot-long kite, which makes an angle of 57 degrees with the horizontal. How high is the kite above the ground?

### Math

Ruth is flying a kite. Her hand is 3 feet above ground level and is holding the end of a 375 foot long kite string, which makes an angle of 64° with the horizontal. How high is the kite above the ground? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)

### Calculus

A steady wind blows a kite due west. The kite's height above ground from horizontal position x = 0 to x = 80 ft is given by the following. y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)^2 Find the distance traveled by the kite. y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)^2 y = 150 - (1/40)(x-50)(x-50) y = 150 - (1/40)x^2...

### math

A kite flight of a tant string of length 50m inclind at angle of 54 degree to the horizontal ground. What is height of the kite above the ground?

### calculus

F. (12) (1 punto posible) You are at a point x=x(t) along a horizontal line, representing the ground. You are flying a kite which maintains a constant height of 40 meters. Assume also that the kite string is a straight line. The kite is above the point k=k(t) on the ground, ...

### Pre-Cal

A person flying a kite holds the string 4 feet above ground level. The string of the kite is taut and makes an angle of 60 degrees with the horizontal. Approximate the height of the kite above level ground if 500 feet of string is payed out.

### Pre-Calculus

A person flying a kite holds the string 4 feet above ground level. The string of the kite is taut and makes an angle of 60° with the horizontal (see the figure). Approximate the height of the kite above level ground if 500 feet of string is payed out. (Round your answer to ...

### pre calc

a kite currently flying at an altitude of 16 meters above the ground. If the angle of elevation from the ground to the kite is 30 degrees, find the length of the kite string to the nearest meter.

### precal

A kite flier wondered how high her kite was flying. She used a protractor to measure an angle of 36 degrees from level ground to the kite string. If she used a full 140-yard spool of string, how high, in feet, was the kite? (Disregard the string sag and the height of the ...

### Algebra

A kite is tied to the ground. The rays from the sun hit the kite perpendicular to the kite string, casting a shadow of the kite on the ground. The coordinates in the diagram are given in feet. What is the distance from where the kite is tied to the shadow? Coordinates are (3,...

### AP CALCULUS

A girl is flying a kite at a height of 320 ft. If the wind blows the kite horizontally at a rate of 15 feet per second away from the girl, at what rate is the girl releasing the string when the length of the string is 400 ft? [kite] <---15 ft/sec . . . . . . . . . . . . 320...

### Trigonometry

Height of a Kite A 100-foot line is attached to a kite. When the kite has pulled the line taut, the angle of elevation to the kite is approximately 50°. Now everybody lets approximate the height of the kite!

### math

Sam is flying a kite. The length of the kite string is 80 meters, and it makes an angle of 75° with the ground. The height of the kite from the ground is... A.20.27 B.61 C.77.27

### Algebra 2

A boy is flying a kite. The height of the kite is 1 1/2 times greater than the horizontal distance (x). The length of string that is out is 520 ft. Determine the height of the kite.

### Math Trig

A kite flier wondered how high her kite was flying. She used a protractor to measure an angle of 40 degrees from level ground to the kite string. If she used a full 120-yard spool of string, how high, in feet, was the kite? (Disregard the string sag and the height of the ...

### hydrodynamics

a kite weighs 2.50 lb and has an area of 8 square-ft. The tension in the kite is 6.6 lb when the string makes an angle of 45degrees with the horizontal. For a wind of 20 mph, assume an angle of 8 degrees with the horizontal. Consider the kite essentially flat plate

### Pre-Cal

A kite string is 400 ft. long. If the kite makes an angle of 42 with the ground, what is the height of the kite?

### RIGHT TRIANGLE TRIG

a kite is being flown 150 yards of string. the kite has an angle of elevation with the ground 65 degrees. how high above the ground is the kite. I DON'T KNOW HOW TO SET UP THE PROBLEM

### check my set up please, trig

Sarah holds the end of her kite string 5 feet off the ground. The kite string makes a 43 degree angle of elevation with the horizontal and the kite is 105 ft. off the ground. How long is the kite string to the nearest tenth of a foot? cos43=100/x ?

### Geometry

A boy flying a kite lets out 60ft of string. If the angle of elevation to the kite is 17°, how high above the ground is the kite

### math

John let out 50 foot of kite string when he observes that his kite is directly above a point on the ground 30 feet away from him, how high is the kite ?

### math

John let out 50 foot of kite string when he observes that his kite is directly above a point on the ground 30 feet away from him, how high is the kite ?

### Physics

A large kite of mass 3 kg is flying through the air on a windy day. Currently, the tension from the string on the kite has a magnitude of 7.7 N at an angle of θ = 33.5 degrees. The current acceleration of the kite has a magnitude of a = 7.56 m/s2 at an angle of φ = ...

### trig

Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degrees with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground directly below the kite , find the length of the kite string

### Math

Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degress with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground direcly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.. Please help!!!

### math

Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degress with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground direcly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.. Please help!!!

### Math

Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degress with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground direcly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.. Please help!

### math

Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle of 57 degress with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground direcly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.. Please help!!!

### Geometry

Richard is flying a kite. The kite string makes an angle 57 with the ground. If Richard is standing 100 feet from the point on the ground directly below the kite, find the length of the kite string.

### Math

A kite is being flown at a height of 300 ft, and the wind carries the kite horizontally away at a rate of 25ft/sec. How fast must the string be let out when the kite is 500ft away?

### trig

A kite string is 65 metres long and makes an angle of 32 degrees with the ground. Calculate the height of the kite above the ground to the nearest metre.

### Math

Karen is making a kite for her art class. To figure out the dimensions of her final kite, she studies a model of a kite shown below. She wants her kite to be similar to the model her teacher made. If the height of the right triangle in her finished kite is 56 cm, what is the ...

### Math

A kite is 32m above from the ground. The angle the kite string makes with the ground is 39°. How long is the kite string, to the nearest metre?

### Maths

A boy is flying a kite on a string 33m long. The string which is being held at 1.5m above the ground, makes an angle of 39* with the horizontal. How high is the kite above the ground (nearest cm)

### Trigonometry

A little boy is flying a kite. The string of the kite makes an angle of 30 dgrees with the ground. If the height of the kite is h equals 15 m, find the length (in meters)of the string that the boy has used.

### calculus

A girl flies a kite at a height of 200 ft, the wind carrying the kite horizontally away from her at a rate of 4 ft/sec. How fast must she let out the string when the kite is 422 ft away from her? Answer = ft/sec.

### Maths

Two observers P and Q 15m apart observe a kite in the same vertical plane and from the same side of the kite.The angle of elevation of the kite from P and Q are 35 degree and 45 degree respectively.Find the height of the kite to the nearest metre.

### math

Brian's kite is flying at the end of 82 of string. His end of string, is 3 feet off the ground. the angle of elevation of the kite is 55 degrees. What is the height of the kite?

### PreCalculus

A kite has a lifting surface area of 630 square meters. Suppose the wind is blowing against the kite with a force of 100 newtons at an angle of 20 degrees above the horizontal. How much force is lifting the kite? I tried to draw a diagram, but I don't really understand what ...

### Trigonometry

You are flying a kite while standing 60 ft from a fence. If the kite string makes a 40 degree angle with the ground, how much string, in feet, is let out when the kite is directly above the fence?

### math

rachel is flying a kite.she lets out 70 yard string. The kite angle of elevation from the ground is 68 degree. How high is the kite?

### I NEED HELP!!!!!MATH!!!

A person flying a kite holds the string 4 feet above ground level. The string of the kite is taut and makes an angle of 60° with the horizontal (see the figure). Approximate the height of the kite above level ground if 700 feet of string is payed out. (Round your answer to ...

### pre algebra

a girl lets out 50 yards of kite string while flying a kite. The distance from a point on the ground directly under the kite to where she is standing is 30 yards. if the girl holds the string 3 feet from the ground how high is the kite? assume the string is tight.

### math

A person flying a kite holds the string 4 feet above ground level. The string of the kite is taut and makes an angle of 60° with the horizontal (see the figure). Approximate the height of the kite above level ground if 700 feet of string is payed out. (Round your answer to ...

### Math

A girl lets out 50 yards of kite string while flying a kite. The distance from a point on the ground directly under the kite to where the girl is standing is 30 yards. If the girl holds the string 3 feet from the ground,how high is the kite? Assume the string is tight.

### Math

A kite string makes a 43 degree with the ground. The string is staked to a point 104 meters from a point on the ground directly below the kite. Find to the nearest meter the length of the kite string.

### math

AMy's kite flew the highest. Benny's kite flew 50ft lower then amy's but 100 feet higher then cathy's. Cathy's kite was 100 feet higher then Devons. Devons' kite was 300 feet above the ground. How high was Amy's kite?

### algebra2

A kite string is 102 feet long. the angle between the kite string and the ground is 54.9. how high is the kite

### trig

A kite is flying overhead at an angle of elevation is 28. If the kite string is 10m long, what is the horizontal that the kite is flying away from you?

### Math

A kite has a string 100m long anchored to the ground. The string makes and angle with the ground of 65 degree. What is the horizontal distance of the kite from the anchor?

### Algebra 2/ Trig

Igor is flying a kite. he has let out 300 feet of kite string. the string makes an angle of 64 degrees with the level ground. To the nearest foot, how high is his kite?

### math

Richard is flying a kite at an angle elevation of 52 degrees. he is 5 ft tall. If richard is standing 100 ft from the point on the ground directly below the kite, compute the length of the kite string.

### math

Several friends are taking turns flying a kite. Each friend flies the kite for the same amount of time. They spend 6 hours flying the kite altogether. Explain what imformation you needto find how long each friend flew the kite for?

### Math

Several friends are taking turns flying a kite. Each friend flies the kite for the same amount of time. They spend 6 hours flying the kite altogether. Explain what information you need to find how long each friend flew the kite for.

### math

A kite is attached to a string. Find the length of string,when the height of the kite is 60m and the string makes the angle 30 degree with the ground.

### fractions and division

Several friends are taking turns flying a kite. Each friend flies the kite for the same amount of time. They spend six hours flying the kite altogether. Explain what information you need to find how long each friend flew the kite.

### mechanic fluid

A kite weighs 9.8N having an area of 1m square makes an angle of 7.5 degree to the horizontal when flying in a wind at speeds of 35km/h. If the pull on the string attached to the kite is 50N and is inclined to the horizontal 45 degree. Determine the lift and dras coefficients...

### algebra

Joey is flying a kite that is attached to a string 200 yards long. The kite is as high as it can go and is flying directly above Joey's house which is 50 yards in front of Joey. How high above the ground is the kite?

### calculus

A child is flying a kite. If the kite is 125 feet above the child's hand level and the wind is blowing it on a horizontal course at 7 feet per second, the child is letting out cord at _____ feet per second when 245 feet of cord are out. Assume that the cord remains straight ...

### Calculus

A child is flying a kite. If the kite is 135 feet above the child's hand level and the wind is blowing it on a horizontal course at 7 feet per second, the child is paying out cord at ______ feet per second when 285 feet of cord are out. Assume that the cord remains straight ...

### Math

If Kate is flying a kite on the field and she lets out 20 meters of string and at the same time her friend Abigail is watching in the distance The angle of elevation of the kite from her position is 65 degrees And the angle of elevation of the kite from Abigail's position is ...

### Maths-Trigonometry

a kite is attached to a string that is 15m long. If the string makes an angle of 26 degrees to the horizontal the height of the kite is.

### math

A kite which is flying at a height of 215 m above the ground level descends at the rate of 5m per minute . Find its height from the ground after 30 minutes

### math

A kite which is flying at a height of 215 m above the ground level descends at the rate of 5m per minute . Find its height from the ground after 30 minutes

### geometry

One side of a kite is 4 cm less than four times the length of another side. The perimeter of the kite is 59 cm. Find the lengths of the sides of the kite.

### Physics

A 30km/h (8m/s) gust of wind results in 25 N of force on a kite that pulls a 50kg kiter off her feet and drags her 8m. How much work does the kite do?

### geometry

could a kite be equilateral? could a square or rhombus be a kite ? is it possible to be a kite?

### geometry

A drawing on a sheet of graph paper shows a kite 8 cm wide and 10 cm long. The width of the kite is labeled 2ft. write and solve a problem about the kite.

### PreCalculus

"A kite is flying 100ft off the ground, and its line is pulled taut. The angle of elevation of the kite is 43 degrees. Find the length of the line."

### Trigonemtry

A kite has a string of length 60 metres. On a windy day all the string is let out and makes an angle of between 20 and 36 with the ground. Find the minimum and maximum heights of the kite

### math

orgo has let out 50 meters of kite string when he observes that his kite is directly above zorna. if orgo is 35 meters from zorna, how high is the kite ?

### geometry

Kendra is flying a kite 35 feet in the air. The angle of depression from the kite to where Kendra holds the string is 32 degrees. If Kendra holds the string 3 feet off the ground, what is the distance from her hands to the kite? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.

### Pre-ALgreba

A kite flying in the air has a 12 - ft line attached to it. Its line is pulled taut and casts a 10 - ft shadow. Find the height of the kite. If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

### math

A kite flying in the air has a 12ft line attached to it. Its line is pulled taut and casts an 11 ft shadow. Find the height of the kite. If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

### trig

a kite is flying at an angle of elevation of about 40 degrees. all 80 meters of string have been let out. ignoring the sag in the string, find the height of the kite to the nearest 10 meter

### trigonometry pls help

Howard is flying a kite and wants to find its angle of elevation. The string on the kite is 32 meters long and the kite is level with the top of a building that he knows is 28 meters high. To the nearest tenth of a degree, find the angle of elevation. Show your work.

### 4th Grade Language Arts

Can you please check my answers. I made the answers in capital letters. Directions, Choose the simple subject in each sentence. 1. The annual kite contest takes place this weekend. KITE 2. Fifty contestants are competing for first prize this year. CONTESTANT 3. The rules ...

### PROBLEM SOLVING IN MATHEMATICS

what do you need to know to solve this? you have kite ABCD. angle B is at the top of the kite and measures 80 degrees. angles A and C are on the sides and angle D is at the bottom of the kite. what is the largest siza that angle A or C could be?

### PROBLEM SOLVING IN MATHEMATICS

what do you need to know to solve this? you have kite ABCD. angle B is at the top of the kite and measures 80 degrees. angles A and C are on the sides and angle D is at the bottom of the kite. what is the largest siza that angle A or C could be?

### math

when a child flying a kite has let out 50 m of string the string makes an angle of 55 degrees with the ground. how high is the kite

### math

a kite with a string 150 feet makes an angle of 45° with the ground. assuming the string is straight, how high is the kite?

### Math

A man flies a kite with a 100 foot string. the angle of a string is 52 degrees. how length off the ground is the kite?

### math

a kite with a string 150ft long makes an angle of 45 degree with the ground. assuming that the string is straight how high is the kite?

### Math

Ken has let 100m of string out while flying his kite. He estimates to angle of the string to the ground is 65 degree. How high is the kite?

### algebra/trigonometry

A kite and a height of 75 meters from the ground is attached to a string inclined at 60 degrees to the horizontal. How do you find the length of the string to the nearest meter?

### geometry

The perimeter of a kite is 24 I'm tring to find the the sides the kite 4cm less than 3 times the length of another

### trig

A kite is flying at an angle of elevation of about 40 degrees. All 80 meters of string have been let out. Ignoring the sag in the string, find the height of the kite nearest ten meters.

### trig

A kite is flying at an angle of elevation of about 40 degrees. All 80 meters of string have been let out. Ignoring the sag in the string, find the height of the kite nearest ten meters.

### calculus

A kite with a string 80 feet long makes an angle of elevation of 40 degrees with the ground, assuming the string is straight how high is the kite? round your answer to the nearest foot

### math

A kite with a string 30 meters long makes an angle of elevation of 60° with the ground, assuming the string is straight, how high is the kite? Round your answer to the nearest tenth. Do not include units.

### geometry

A kite is flying at an angle of elevation of 40 degrees. All 80 m of string have been let out. Ignoring the sag in the string, the height of the kite to the nearest 10 m is __?__ meters.

### Geometry

A kite has an area of 32. One diagonal is 4 times the other one. The endpoints of one of the diagonals (one of the vertices of the kite) is (3,6). Find other three possibilites for the other three vertices of the kite. Can someone help me with this problem? I can tell you what...