# You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want

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### physics

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...

### Physics

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...

### Physics

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...

### Geometry (answer please)

1. A vertical pole 24ft. high is to be braced securely by four wires attached 8ft. from the top. If the wires are fastened to stake in the level ground at the vertices of square with its center at the foot of the pole and sides 20ft. What should be the length of each wire? 2. ...

### Math

Rectangle EFGH is graphed on a coordinate plane with vertices at E(-3,5), F(6,2), G(4,-4),and H (-5,-1). Find the slopes of each side. What do you notice about the slopes of opposite sides? What do you notice about the slopes of adjacent sides?

### Physics help

A skier approaches the base of an icy hill with a speed of 11.6 m/s. The hill slopes upward at 24° above the horizontal. Ignoring all friction forces, find the acceleration of this skier (a) when she is going up the hill, (b) when she has reached her highest point, and (c) ...

### precalculus

Berry is standing at the edge of a hill that slopes downward and to the right. He notices that for every 5 feet you go in a horizontal direction, the hill drops by 2 feet. Berry places a ball at the edge of the hill (the origin of the coordinate system), and kicks the ball at ...

### physics

A toboggan approaches a snowy hill moving at 15.0 m/s. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the snow and the toboggan are 0.460 and 0.350, respectively, and the hill slopes upward at 41.0 above the horizontal. Find the acceleration of the toboggan as it is ...

### Physics

A toboggan approaches a snowy hill moving at 11.1 m/s . The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the snow and the toboggan are 0.410 and 0.280, respectively, and the hill slopes upward at 42.0 ∘ above the horizontal. A)Find the acceleration of the toboggan...

### precalculus

Berry is standing at the edge of a hill that slopes downward and to the right. He notices that for every 5 feet you go in a horizontal direction, the hill drops by 2 feet. Berry places a ball at the edge of the hill (the origin of the coordinate system), and kicks the ball at ...

### trigonometric functions

a hill slopes upward at an angle of 14 degrees with the horizontal ground.what height does the man reach when he has traveled 100m upward from the foot of the hill

### Geomentry

What is the converse of the theorem statement: If a line parallel to one side of a triangle intersects the other two sides, then it divides the two sides proportionally. If two sides of a triangle are divided in the same proportion, then the line connecting the dividing points...

### odu

A toboggan approaches a snowy hill moving at 12.9 . The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the snow and the toboggan are 0.390 and 0.290, respectively, and the hill slopes upward at 44.0 above the horizontal.

### trig

a tree growing on a hillside casts a 102-foot shadow straight down the hill. Find the vertical height of the tree if, relative to the horizontal, the hill slopes 15.0 degrees and the angle of elevation of the sun is 62.0 degrees.

### math

A tower 125 feet high stands on the side of a hill. At a point 240 feet from the foot of the tower measured straight down the hill, the tower subtends an angle of 25 degrees. What angle does the side of the hill make with the horizontal?

### math

A tower 125 feet high stands on the side of a hill. At a point 240 feet from the foot of the tower measured straight down the hill, the tower subtends an angle of 25 degrees. What angle does the side of the hill make with the horizontal?

### math

A tower 125 feet high stands on the side of a hill. At a point 240 feet from the foot of the tower measured straight down the hill, the tower subtends an angle of 25 degrees. What angle does the side of the hill make with the horizontal?

### Physics

Standing side by side, you and a friend step off a bridge at different times and fall for 1.41 s to the water below. Your friend goes first, and you follow after she has dropped a distance of 1.93 m. (a)How long does it take your friend to fall 1.93 m? (b)What is the ...

### Geometry

A hill slopes down from a building with a grade of one for to five feet measured along the horizontal (slope of 1/5). If a ladder 36 ft. long is set against the building, with its foot 12ft. down the hill. How high will it reach the building?

### Physics

A child insists on going sledding on a barely snow-covered hill. The child starts from rest at the top of the 60 m long hill which is inclined at an angle of 30o to the horizontal, and arrives at the bottom 8.0 s later. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the ...

### applilcations of trigonometry

A surveyor wants to find the height of the top of a hill. He observes that the angles of elevation of the top of the hill at points C and D, 300m apart, lying on the base of the hill and on the same side of the hill are 30° and 45° respectively What is the height of the hill.

### math helper plese

2 isosceles triangles have the same height. The slopes of the sides of triangle A are double the slopes of the corresponding sides of triangle B. How do the lengths of their bases compare? A. The base of A is quadruple that of B. The base of A is double that of B. C. The base ...

### math

this problem seems with too many numbers that i don't know where to start. or even how.I have to answer the problem on top not the one that says number 27. The problem: Geometry. For the floor plans given in exercise 27, determine whether the side through the points (2,3) and...

### physics

A ski jumper launches from a ski jump that is oriented parallel to a hill. The jump has a vertical drop of 50 m and the coefficient of friction μ between the skier and the jump is 0.05. The launch point is 5 m above the hill and there is a small lip at the bottom of the ...

### English

Are these correct? The beginning of the sentences before "the skiers" are they still considered part of the noun phrase, or are they considered a prepositional phrase, or something different? I believe they are part of the noun phrase, but not sure. The part in the [ ] is what...

### science

A ski jumper launches from a ski jump that is oriented parallel to a hill. The jump has a vertical drop of 50 m and the coefficient of friction μ between the skier and the jump is 0.05. The launch point is 5 m above the hill and there is a small lip at the bottom of the ...

### PreCalc

A contractor plans to build an artist's studio with a roof that slopes differently on the 2 sides. On one side, the roof makes an angle of 33 degrees with the horizontal. On the other side, which has a window, the roof makes an angle of 65 degrees with the horizontal. The ...

### MATH

For the floor plans given in exercise27, determine whether the side through the points (2, 3) and (11, 6) is perpendicular to the side through the points (2, 3) and (-3, 18). Compute the slopes of the two lines. If the product of the slopes is -1, then te lines are ...

### geometry (check answers)

Determine whether you can construct many, one, or no triangle(s) with the given description. a) a triangle with angle measures of 50°, 70°, and 100° no b) a triangle with one angle measure of 60° and one 4-centimeter side no c) a scalene triangle with a 3-centimeter side ...

### trig

A hill rises from the horizontal at 15º. The road leading straight up the hill is 800 meters long. How much higher is the top of the hill than the base of the hill? Round to the nearest meter. (Enter only the number.)

### physics

A motorcycle is traveling up one side of a hill and down the other side. The crest of the hill is a circular arc with a radius of 35.5 m. Determine the maximum speed that the cycle can have while moving over the crest without losing contact with the road.

### physics

A motorcycle is traveling up one side of a hill and down the other side. The crest of the hill is a circular arc with a radius of 43.0 m. Determine the maximum speed that the cycle can have while moving over the crest without losing contact with the road.

### Math help please

Which hill described in the table is the steepest? Explain. Street|Horizontal distance|vertical rise Dixie |80 |40 hill | Bell |80 |20 hill | | Liberty|80 |60 hill | | A)Bell Hill;it rises 1 foot for every 4 feet of horizontal travel. B)Dixie Hill; it rises 2 feet for every 1 ...

### Geometry

Can you please explain the Side-Side- Side Postulate, The Side-Angle-Side Postulate, and The Angle-Side-Angle Postulate. Thank you very much The side-side-side postulate is when two triangles are congruent with one another. (all sides are the same). The Side Angle Side ...

### Math help!

Which of the triangles described in the table is a right triangle. Table Triangle Q, Side 1=25 Side 2=10 Side 3=15. Triangle R, Side 1=26 Side 2=20 Side 3=46. Triangle S, Side 1=25 Side 2=20 Side 3=1,025. Triangle T, Side 1=25 Side 2=26 Side 3=650. A. Q B. R C. S D. T Is the ...

### Math

Which of the triangles described in the table is a right triangle. Table Triangle Q, Side 1=25 Side 2=10 Side 3=15. Triangle R, Side 1=26 Side 2=20 Side 3=46. Triangle S, Side 1=25 Side 2=20 Side 3=1,025. Triangle T, Side 1=25 Side 2=26 Side 3=650. A. Q B. R C. S D. T My ...

### Physics

A skier is traveling at a speed of 36.2 m/s when she reaches the base of a frictionless ski hill. This hill makes an angle of 15° with the horizontal. She then coasts up the hill as far as possible. What height (measured vertically above the base of the hill) does she reach?

### trigonometry

a tower 150 meter is situated at the top of the hill.At a point 650 m down the hill.The angle between the surface of the hill and the line of sight to the of the tower is 12degrees 30 '.Find the inclination of the hill to a horizontal plane.

### 10th grade

Suppose that a kid was casually sledding down a gentle slopping hill going 6 feet per second. Then, he hit a steeper part of the hill and started accelerating at a rate of 1.2 feet/second squared. At the bottom of the steep part of the hill he was going 10.56 feet/second. How ...

### Geometry ( helllppp pleaaassse )

A point on the ceiling of a room is 12ft. from each of the vertices of a triangle on the floor whose legs are 6ft. A and 8ft. respectively. find the length of the ceiling. 2. With a 12ft. pole marked in feet, how can one determine the foot of the perpendicular let fall to the ...

### College Physics

A skier is traveling at a speed of 39.7 m/s when she reaches the base of a frictionless ski hill. This hill makes an angle of 14° with the horizontal. She then coasts up the hill as far as possible. What height (measured vertically above the base of the hill) does she reach?

### Math (pleaseeeee answer I'm confused)

1. A point on the ceiling of a room is 12ft. from each of the vertices of a triangle on the floor whose legs are 6ft. A and 8ft. respectively. find the length of the ceiling. 2. With a 12ft. pole marked in feet, how can one determine the foot of the perpendicular let fall to ...

### Statistics

Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

### statistics

Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

### statistics

Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

### Statistics

Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

### Statistics

Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

### Statistics

Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

### Statistics

Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...

### Math

Four balances are shown where the two sides of each contain exactly the same amount of weight. The first balance has 4 squares, 1 triangle and 1 ball on the left side, right side has 2 diamonds. The second balance has 1 triangle and 1 square on the left side, 1 ball on the ...

### Maths

the angles of of evolution of the top of a hill from the City centres of two towns on either side of the hill are observed to be 30Â° and 60Â° respectively. if the distance of hill of the top from the city centre of first is 9 kilometre find in kilometres the distance ...

### Math(Please Help Assignment Due Today)

Four balances are shown where the two sides of each contain exactly the same amount of weight. The first balance has 4 squares, 1 triangle and 1 ball on the left side, right side has 2 diamonds. The second balance has 1 triangle and 1 square on the left side, 1 ball on the ...

### IRSC

the sum of the lengths of any two sides of a triangle must be greater than the third side. If a triangle has one side that 17 inches and a second side that is 1 inch less than twice the thrid side, what are the possible lengths for the second and third side.

### Algebra

The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 7 in. more than the perimeter of a square. The side of the triangle is 5 in. longer than the side of the square. Find the length of each side of the triangle. (Note: An equilateral triangle has all sides equal) Please help! Let x be ...

### Math

9.)Which hill described in the table is the steepest? Explain.' (Table) Street Horizontal Distance (ft) Vertical Rise Dixie Hill 60 20 Bell Hill 60 40 Liberty Hill 60 30 A.)Bel Hill; it rises 2/3 ft for every 1 food of horizontal travel. B.)Dixie Hill; it rises 1 foot for ...

### physics

A solid ball is released from rest and slides down a hillside that slopes downward at an angle 52.0 from the horizontal.What minimum value must the coefficient of static friction between the hill and ball surfaces have for no slipping to occur?

### Math

Two equilateral triangles are sitting side-by-side. The length of one side of Triangle A is 5 ft. The sides of Triangle B are 3 times as long as those of Triangle A. How long is the length of one side of Triangle B?

### Math

The sum of the lengths of any two sides of a triangle must be greater than the third side. If a triangle has one side that is 22 cm and a second side that is 2 cm less than twice the third side, what are the possible lengths for the second and third sides?

### physics circular arc

A motorcycle is traveling up one side of a hill and down the other side. The crest of the hill is a circular arc with a radius of 68.0 m. Determine the maximum speed that the cycle can have while moving over the crest without losing contact with the road.

### math

the sum of the lenths of any two sides of a triangle must be greater than the third side. if a triangle has one side that is 17 cm and a second side that is 4cm less than twice the third side, what are the possible lenths for the second and third side?

### math

A straight road up a hill has a slope of 1/4. From the bottom of the hil to the top of the hill, the horizontal change is 80 m. Determine the height of the hill. I'm thinking that it's 80/4 = 20 m.. but I'm not 100% sure.

### math

Street | Horizontal | Vertical rise Distance ft. |of street ft. _______|_____________|_______________ Dixie hill| 80. | 40 Bell hill | 80. | 20 Liberty hill| 80. | 60 Which hill is the steepest? Explain. A. Bell hill; it rises one foot for for every 4 feet of horizontal travel...

### math

Fireworks are to be launched from a platform at the base of a hill. Using the top of the platform as the origin and taking some measurements, it was determined that the cross-section of the slope of one side of the hill is y=4x-12 If the path of the fireworks is y=-x^2+15x, ...

### math

Fireworks are to be launched from a platform at the base of a hill. Using the top of the platform as the origin and taking some measurements, it was determined that the cross-section of the slope of one side of the hill is y=4x-12 If the path of the fireworks is y=-x^2+15x, ...

### math

Fireworks are to be launched from a platform at the base of a hill. Using the top of the platform as the origin and taking some measurements, it was determined that the cross-section of the slope of one side of the hill is y=4x-12 If the path of the fireworks is y=-x^2+15x, ...

### ALGEBRA 1 HELP

The description below represents Function A and the table represents Function B: Function A The function is 2 more than 5 times x. Function B x y -1 2 0 5 1 8 Which statement is correct about the slope and intercept of the two functions? Their slopes are equal but y-intercepts...

### Math

Which hill described in the table is the steepest? (Table) Street: Horizontal (ft): Vertical Rise (ft): Dixie Hill 60 20 Bell Hill 60 40 Liberty Hill 60 30 A. Bell Hill; it rises 2/3 foot for every 1 foot of horizontal travel. B. Dixie Hill; it rises 1 foot for every 3 feet of...

### math

Which hill described in the table is the steepest? (Table) Street: Horizontal (ft): Vertical Rise (ft): Dixie Hill 60 20 Bell Hill 60 40 Liberty Hill 60 30 A. Bell Hill; it rises 2/3 foot for every 1 foot of horizontal travel. B. Dixie Hill; it rises 1 foot for every 3 feet of...

### Math "Need Help Asap"!

9.)Which hill described in the table is the steepest? Explain.' (Table) Street Horizontal Distance (ft) Vertical Rise Dixie Hill 80 40 Bell Hill 80 20 Liberty Hill 80 60 A.Bell Hill; it rises 1 foot for every 4 feet of horizontal travel. B.Dixie Hill; it rises 2 feet for every...

### algebra

A triangle has a perimeter of 56 centimeters. Each of the two longer sides of the triangle is three times as long as the shortest side. Find the length of each side of the triangle

### Physics

A bird sits at rest in the middle of a wire. The wire slopes upward at 5* from the horizontal on either side of the bird. If the wire on both sides of the bird is experiencing a tension force of 106 N, then what is the mass of the bird?

### Economis

A demand curve that is unit elastic everywhere is a. linear and slopes downward b. linear and slopes upward c. vertical d. horizontal e. nonlinear

### trigonometric problem

Point A and B are on the same horizontal line with the foot of a hill and the angles of depression of these points from the top of hill are 32° and 22° respectively. If the distance between A and B is 80 meters, what is the height of the hill?

### algebra

A triangle has a perimeter of 112 centimeters, each of the two longer sides of the triangle is three times as long as the shortest side. Find the length of each side of the triangle

### pre-calc

determine if the following lines are parallel, perpendicular or neither. Explain your reasoning. -2x+3y=3 2x+3y=3 Rewrite them in y = mx + b form to get the slopes, m. The lines are parallel of the slopes are the same. They are perpendicular if the product of the slopes is -1 ...

### Geometry

m∠1 = 6x and m∠3 = 120. Find the value of x for p to be parallel to q. The diagram is not to scale. *114 *126 *120 *20 Find the values of x, y, and z. The diagram is not to scale. (38*, 56*,19*,x*,z*,y*) *x = 86, y = 94, z = 67 *x = 67, y = 86, z = 94 *x = 67, y = ...

### algebra 1

1. The points L(4, 0),M(10, 0), and N(7, 5) form Triangle LMN. What is the sum of the slopes of the three sides of the triangle?

### math

find the missing length in this diagram showing a T-square. (reduce the radical to simplist form. 6 cm (one side of triangle) 3 cm ( other side of triangle) the third side (diagonal line conecting other two sides)= x cm.

### Algebra 1

Two sides of a triangle have the same length. The remaining side is one third as long as each of the other sides. If the perimeter of the triangle is 315 cm, what is the length of each side?

### Algebra 1

Two sides of a triangle have the same length. The remaining side is one third as long as each of the other sides. If the perimeter of the triangle is 315 cm, what is the length of each side?

### Geometry

find the lengths of the sides of a triangle whose perimeter is 37. The measure of the first side of the triangle is 8 less than the second side, and the second side is twice the length of the third side

### Science

Two children, m1 = 50 kg and m2 = 55 kg, and a plastic sled of mass 35 kg start at rest and slide for 5.0 s down a hill. The force of gravity pulling the children and sled down the hill is 470 N but the snow provides a frictional force of 325 N. At the bottom of the hill, the ...

### Science

Two children, m1 = 50 kg and m2 = 55 kg, and a plastic sled of mass 35 kg start at rest and slide for 5.0 s down a hill. The force of gravity pulling the children and sled down the hill is 470 N but the snow provides a frictional force of 325 N. At the bottom of the hill, the ...

### Algebra - Math

The medium side of a triangle is 9 more than 1/2 the shortest side,and the longest side is 4 times the shortest side. If the perimeter is 31 in. Find the lengths of the sides of the triangle

### physics

skateboards on a hill time speed kinetic energy and work starting from rest angel and Brittany skateboard down a hill as shown. angel rides down the steep side while britney rides down the shallow side. Angel has more mass than Britney. assume that friction and air Resistance ...

### maths

A tree stands vertically on a hill side which makes an angle of 15 degree with the horizontal. From a point on the ground 35 meter down the hill from the base of the tree, the angle of elevation of the top of the tree is 60 degree. find the height of the tree.

### A Geometry ?

Given that two sides of a triangle are 20 and 66. Find the range of possible measures for the third side, s. a. 20<s<66 b. 46<s<86 c. 20<s<86 d.46<s<66 If you could tell me how to do this problem, i could do my next four. In the extreme cases, the ...

### phys1

A 528 kg automobile is moving at 20.4 m/s at a height of 5.0 m above the bottom of a hill when it runs out of gasoline. The car coasts down the hill and then continues coasting up the other side until it comes to rest. Ignoring frictional forces and air resistance, what is the...

### Math

9.)Which hill described in the table is the steepest? Explain.' (Table) Street Horizontal Distance (ft) Vertical Rise Dixie Hill 80 40 Bell Hill 80 20 Liberty Hill 80 60 A.)Bell Hill; it rises 1 foot for every 4 feet of horizontal travel. B.)Dixie Hill; it rises 2 feet for ...

### Math (Need help Urgent)

1. Fireworks are to be launched from a platform at the base of a hill. Using the top of the platform as the origin and taking some measurements, it was determined that the cross-section of the slope of one side of the hill is y=4x-12 . If the path of the fireworks is y= -x^2+...

### math

one side of a triangle is 4 cm. The sum of the two other sides is 11 and all sides are integers. What is the largest possible side.

### Physics

A kid slides down an icy (frictionless) hill starting from res. At the top his gravitational potential energy is 500J. Suppose after reaching the bottom he then continues sliding up another icy slope on the other side of the valley. Whenhe finally comes to a stop he will have ...

### MATH

can we sketch a triangle with 1:2:3 side-length ratio???? Intuitively, no. Think about the angles of the triangle. If the sum of two sides is equal to the length of the last side, then the "triangle" is a straight line. But the question is, when i draw it with compass, it ...

### Math

In a right angled triangle, the length of a hypotenuse is 10 cm. Of the two shorter sides, one side is 2 cm longer than the other side. i) Find the lengths of the two shorter sides. ii)Hence, find the area of the triangle.

### physics

A toboggan slides down a hill and has a constant velocity. The angle of the hill is 6.50° with respect to the horizontal. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the surface of the hill and the toboggan?

### physics

A toboggan slides down a hill and has a constant velocity. The angle of the hill is 6.70° with respect to the horizontal. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the surface of the hill and the toboggan?

### Physics

A bicyclist is coasting straight down a hill at a constant speed. The mass of the rider and bicycle is 85.0 kg, and the hill is inclined at 19.0° with respect to the horizontal. Air resistance opposes the motion of the cyclist. Later, the bicyclist climbs the same hill at the...

### Physics

A bicyclist is coasting straight down a hill at a constant speed. The mass of the rider and bicycle is 55.0 kg, and the hill is inclined at 16.0° with respect to the horizontal. Air resistance opposes the motion of the cyclist. Later, the bicyclist climbs the same hill at the...

### algebra

the second side of a triangle is 6 inches longer than the first side. the third side is 2 inches shorter than the double the first side. the total perimeter of the triangle is 24 inches. find the lengths of all three sides of the triangle