1. trigonometry

    FROM THE SKYDOME IN SM NORTH WHICH DIRECTLY ACROSS THE STREET, THE ANGLE OF ELEVATION OF TRINOMA IS 57°20' AND THE ANGLE OF DEPRESSION OF THE BASE IS 18°10'. IF THE BUILDING ARE 105 METERS APART, WHAT IS THE HEIGHT OF THE BUILDING?

    asked by john on September 17, 2017
  2. trigonometry

    FROM THE SKYDOME IN SM NORTH WHICH DIRECTLY ACROSS THE STREET, THE ANGLE OF ELEVATION OF TRINOMA IS 57°20' AND THE ANGLE OF DEPRESSION OF THE BASE IS 18°10'. IF THE BUILDING ARE 105 METERS APART, WHAT IS THE HEIGHT OF THE BUILDING?

    asked by john on September 17, 2017
  3. geometry

    you are at a parade looking up at a large balloon floating directly above the street. you are 60 feet away from a point on the street directly Beneath the balloon. to see the top of the balloon your angle of elevation is 53°. to see the bottom of the

    asked by Susie on April 21, 2016
  4. math trigonometry

    1. Two straight roads intersect to form an angle of 75". Find the shortest distance from one road to a gas station on the other road 10o0 m from the junction. 2. Two buildings with flat roofs are 60 m apart. From the roof of the shorter building, 40 m in

    asked by mikee on January 4, 2013
  5. trig

    Joe looks directly north and sees mount Thomas that has an elevation of 2300m above sea level the angle of elevation to mount Thomas from his point of observation is 22 degrees when Joe looks directly east from the same point of observation he sees mount

    asked by shelby on October 13, 2009
  6. trig

    Joe looks directly north and sees mount Thomas that has an elevation of 2300m above sea level the angle of elevation to mount Thomas from his point of observation is 22 degrees when Joe looks directly east from the same point of observation he sees mount

    asked by shelby on October 13, 2009
  7. geometry

    a Street in san franscico has a 20% grade-that is it rises 20' for every 100' horizontally. Find the angle of elevation of the street?

    asked by jerry on September 3, 2012
  8. math

    bystander at the Pegasus Parade, is lying on his back and observing a large balloon of a cartoon character, floating directly above Broadway Street. He is located 32 feet from a point on the street directly beneath the balloon. To see the top of the

    asked by luis on May 23, 2014
  9. trigonometry

    from a second-storey window directly across the street. the angle of elevation of the top of an office building is 67 degre 30 mins. and the angle of depression of the base 18 degre 20 mins. if the building are 38 meter apart. wat is the height of the

    asked by john on May 5, 2016
  10. trigonometry

    from a window 30ft above the ground, the angle of elevation to the top of the building across the street is 50° and the angle of depression to the base of the building is 20° find the height of the building across the street

    asked by Julyn on January 16, 2017
  11. trig

    Lindsay is out one night and notices that her body casts a shadow that is 1.8m long when she is standing 5mfrom the pole supporting a street light Lindsay is 1.5m tall. 1-what is the angle of elevation to the street light ? 2- how high is the street light

    asked by shelby on October 13, 2009
  12. trig

    Lindsay is out one night and notices that her body casts a shadow that is 1.8m long when she is standing 5mfrom the pole supporting a street light Lindsay is 1.5m tall. 1-what is the angle of elevation to the street light ? 2- how high is the street light

    asked by shelby on October 13, 2009
  13. Trigonometry

    In travelling across flat land, you notice a mountain directly in front of you. Its angle of elevation (to the peak) is 4.5°. After you drive 13 miles closer to the mountain, the angle of elevation is 9.5°.

    asked by Anonymous on September 15, 2015
  14. Math

    Geometry- Three streets intersect with one another. East Street runs horizontally,North Street runs vertically and Fourth Street runs diagonally and intersects both East Street and North Street. What geometric figure do the three streets form?

    asked by Bryce on January 31, 2012
  15. Maths

    An aircraft which is maintaining a constant altitude of 1000 metre is travelling directly away from an observer. At a particular instant the angle of elevation is 52 degree and 12 seconds later the angle of elevation is 16 degree. Find the distance

    asked by Shane on April 29, 2013
  16. maths

    from a point P on a level ground and directly west of a pole,the angle of elevation from the top of the pole is 045 and from point Q east of the pole the angle of elevation of the pole the angle of elevation of the top of the pole is 068 if /PQ/ is

    asked by bearing on July 15, 2016
  17. advance geometry

    A plane is flying east, ascending at a constant angle. Jack is standing on the ground, watching the plane come to (horizontally) directly at him. When he first sees the plane, at an angle of elevation of 15 degrees, its horizontal distance from him is

    asked by maha on April 25, 2010
  18. mathematics

    Cand D are two observation posts on the same horizontal ground at the foot A of a vertical tower AB.the tower is 18m due north of D and 24m east of C.the angle of elevation of B from D is 35¡ã.calculate to three s.f the height AB,distance CD,angle of

    asked by jenny on June 4, 2016
  19. math

    Cand D are two observation posts on the same horizontal ground at the foot A of a vertical tower AB.the tower is 18m due north of D and 24m east of C.the angle of elevation of B from D is 35¡ã.calculate to three s.f the height AB,distance CD,angle of

    asked by dayo on June 22, 2017
  20. Brain excel

    R and S are two observation posts on the same horizontal ground as the foot P of a vertical tower PQ.The tower is 18m due north of S and 24m east of R.The angle of elevation of Q from S is 35degree.calculate the height pQ,the distance RS,the angle of

    asked by Zenny on November 11, 2015
  21. math

    A 45 foot long driveway goes uphill from the street to the garage of a house with a 5 degree angle of elevation. The garage must be _____ inches higher than the street. Round to the nearest whole number. (Watch the units!)

    asked by Emma on May 26, 2013
  22. Algebra/Trig Check Answers please

    Please check these answers thanks. 1. The shadow of a vertical pole is 24.8 feet long when the angle of elevation of the sun is 42degrees 0.0'. Find the height of the pole. Answer: 22.3=height 2. From a point on a lighthouse 108 feet above water, the angle

    asked by Missy on February 11, 2012
  23. Mathematics

    C & D is an observation post on the same horizontal ground at the foot A of a vertical tower AB, the tower is 18cm due north and 24m east of C. the angle of elevation of B from D is equals to 35\deg .give the diagram illustration, cal. to 3 sig. fig.

    asked by Eze Vivian on February 27, 2018
  24. algebra

    The city commission wants to construct a new street that connects Main Street and North Boulevard as shown in the diagram. The construction cost has been estimated at $110 per linear foot.Find the estimated cost for constructing the street. (North Blvd. is

    asked by ronald on November 21, 2013
  25. Surveying

    A manhole is 12 ft from the centerline of a 30-ft wide street that has a 6-in. parabolic crown. The street center at the station of the manhole is at elevation 612.58 ft. What is the elevation of the manhole cover?

    asked by Anonymous on February 6, 2016
  26. Geom./Trig.

    an airplane flies directly overhead at 540mph. 1 minute later is seen at an angle of elevation of 34 degrees. how far did the airplane fly during that time? what is the elevation of the plane?

    asked by Emma on March 28, 2012
  27. Math

    A rocket tracking station has two telescopes A and B placed 1.9 miles apart. The telescopes lock onto a rocket and transmit their anlges of elevation to a computer after a rocket launch. what is the distance to the rocket from telescope B at he moment when

    asked by Anonymous on March 5, 2010
  28. Trigonometry

    Height of a mountain While traveling across flat land, you notice a mountain directly in front of you. The angle of elevation to the peak is 2.5°. After you drive 18 miles closer to the mountain, the angle of elevation is 10°. Approximate the height of

    asked by AwesomeGuy on February 4, 2013
  29. MATH TRIG

    FROM A DISTANCE OF 80 M. THE ANGLE OF ELEVATION OF THE TOP OF A FLAGPOLE IS 18 DEGREES. dETERMINE THE HEIGHT OF THE FLAGPOLE.(NEAREST TETH OF A M. mY CONFUSION IS ANGLE OF DEPRESSION AND ANGLE OF ELEVATION. mY TECHER CALLS FROM TOP ELEVATION WHILE i INSIST

    asked by JASON on May 14, 2009
  30. math

    A rocket is fired at an angle of 18.5 ° with the ground from a point 1670 m directly behind an observer. Shortly later the rocket is observed at an angle of elevation of 33.5 ° directly in front of and above the observer. How far on a direct line has the

    asked by christian on April 13, 2016
  31. Math

    A point is directly below a window. Another point B is 15 m from A and at the same horizontal level. From B angle elevation of the top of the bottom of the window is 30° and the angle elevation of the top of the widow is 35°. Calculate the vertical

    asked by kid on April 21, 2018
  32. Applied Geometry maths

    A Maths Applied student holidaying in Sydney notices that the Centrepoint tower has an angle of elevation of 15deg20'. After walking 400m directly towards the tower she now observes the elevation to be 24deg33'

    asked by Mandy on June 19, 2013
  33. Precalculus

    To estimate the height of a building, two students find the angle of elevation from a point (at ground level) down the street from the building to the top of the building is 33 degrees. From a point that is 300 feet closer to the building, the angle of

    asked by marie darling on April 26, 2013
  34. trigonometry

    a surveyor 1standing on a highway observed the angle of elevation of the airplain as 22.5°. at the same time, a surveyor 2 observed the angle of elevation of the same airplane to be 30°. if the airplane was 850m directly above a point on the highway,

    asked by betty on January 12, 2015
  35. trig

    an observer at A looks due north and sees a meteor with an angle of elevation of 70 degrees. At the same instant, another observer 30 miles east of A seed the same meteor and approximates its position as N 50 degrees W but fails to note its angle of

    asked by olivia on January 11, 2015
  36. trigonometry

    An observer at A looks due north and sees a meteor with an angle of elevation of 70deg. At the same instant, another observer 30miles east of A, sees the same meteor and apprroximates its position as N 50deg W but fails to note its angle of elevation. Find

    asked by Winsel on August 10, 2010
  37. Trigonometry

    I am having trouble solving this. A rocket tracking station has two telescopes A and B placed 1.7 miles apart. The telescopes lock onto a rocket and transmit their angles of elevation to a computer after a rocket launch. What is the distance to the rocket

    asked by Marina on October 27, 2015
  38. Trigonometry application

    I need help with this problem. am having trouble solving this. A rocket tracking station has two telescopes A and B placed 1.7 miles apart. The telescopes lock onto a rocket and transmit their angles of elevation to a computer after a rocket launch. What

    asked by Loretta on October 28, 2015
  39. Math

    An aircraft which is maintaining a constant altitude of 1000 meters is travelling directly away from an observer. At a particular instant the sngle of elevation is 52 degrees and 12 seconds later the angle of elevation is 16 degrees. Find the distance

    asked by Haiano on June 2, 2014
  40. math

    a plane is flying horizontally at a height of 10000m above a level stretch of ground at a constant speed of 240 km/h. A man on the ground observes the angle of elevation of the plane (which is flying on a course directly towards him) to be 35 degrees. how

    asked by Anonymous on August 25, 2018
  41. Pre-Calc

    Please help me with this word problem, I can't seem to figure it out. Both Derek and Sam are 5ft 10in tall. Derek looks at a 10ft basketball goal with an angle of elevation of 29 degrees, and Sam looks at the goal with an angle of elevation of 43 degrees.

    asked by Gaby on August 16, 2012
  42. Geometry

    A jet is cruising at 360 mph and at an elevation of 34650 feet and on course to pass directly over a golf course. A man on the seventh green sees the jet and quickly calculated the angle of elevation to be five degrees. How long until the jet passes

    asked by Johnny on March 14, 2013
  43. Trigo

    A flagpole 12.5m high stands at the top of a bldg. From a pt. P on the street the angle of elevation of the top of the pole is 54 degrees and the angle of elevation of the foot of the pole is 46 degrees. How high is the bldg.?

    asked by Why? on January 31, 2015
  44. PreCalc

    stacey is standing 5 miles west of the control tower at an airport. A plane took off traveling directly north of the control tower at a rate of 180 mph along the ground at a constant angle of 15 degrees. A)after 12 minutes, what is the angel between Stacey

    asked by Maddy on February 9, 2014
  45. Math

    From the top of an 8m house the angle of elevation to the top of the schools flagpole across the street is 9 degrees The angle of depression is 42degrees to the bottom of the pole How tall is the flagpole

    asked by Rose on March 9, 2016
  46. Math

    A 15 m flagpole stands on level ground. from point P, due west of the flagpole the angle of elevation of the top of the pole is 38 degrees. From point Q, due north of the flagpole, the flagpole has an angle of elevation of 25 degrees. Find the distance of

    asked by Chessy on February 7, 2015
  47. TRIGNOMETRYY

    FROM A WINDOW 9M ABOVE GROUND OF HOUSE IN A STREET ANGLES OF ELEVATION AND DEPRESSION OF TOP AND FOOT OF ANOTHER HOUSE ON OPPOSITE SIDE OF STREET ARE 30DEGREE AND 60DEGREE FIND HEIGHT OF OPPOSITE HOUSE AND WIDTH OF STREET.

    asked by sarth on November 29, 2014
  48. calculus

    An airplane flies at an altitude of 5mies toward a point directly over an observer. The speed of the plain is 600 miles per hour. Find the rate at which the angle of elevation thetha is changing when the angle is 75 degrees. Please help with this question.

    asked by Claire on January 19, 2012
  49. Trigonometry

    a black bordering sapphire street is a right triangle. you start walking around the block, taking 125 places on sapphire street and 102 paces on diamond street. a.)At what angle do diamond and sapphire street interest ? b.)How Many Paces must you take on

    asked by Lelouch on December 3, 2012
  50. Calculus

    An airplane flies at an altitude of y = 5 miles toward a point directly over an observer. The speed of the plane is 500 miles per hour. Find the rates at which the angle of elevation θ is changing when the angle is θ = 45°, θ = 60°, and θ = 80°.

    asked by Beth on April 27, 2018
  51. Math

    An airplane in Australia is flying at a constant altitude of 2 miles and a constant speed of 600 miles per hour on a straight course that will take it directly over a kangaroo on the ground. How fast is the angle of elevation of the kangaroo's line of

    asked by Dee on February 1, 2015
  52. trigonometry

    From a window 20m above the ground, a person could see the top of the house across the street at an angle of elevation of 5 degrees. The angle of depression to the base of the house was 15 degrees. What is the height of the house?

    asked by alec on January 26, 2016
  53. calculus

    An airplane at a height of 2000 meters is flying horizontally, directly toward an observer on the ground, with a speed of 300 meters per second. How fast is the angle of elevation of the plane changing when this angle is 45 degrees?

    asked by Alan on April 11, 2011
  54. calculous

    An airplane flies at an altitude of 2 miles toward a point directly over an observer (see figure). The speed of the plane is 600 miles per hour. Find the rates at which the angle of elevation θ is changing when the angle is θ = 30°, θ = 60°, and θ =

    asked by Anonymous on September 25, 2013
  55. calculous

    An airplane flies at an altitude of 2 miles toward a point directly over an observer (see figure). The speed of the plane is 600 miles per hour. Find the rates at which the angle of elevation θ is changing when the angle is θ = 30°, θ = 60°, and θ =

    asked by Anonymous on September 25, 2013
  56. Algebra 1--Please, help me!

    A city map is laid out on a coordinate plane. Elm Street is described by the line x + 2y = -6. Oak street intersects Elm Street at an right angle. Which of the following could be the equation for Oak Street? a. 2x + y = 5 b. -2x + y = 3 c. x + 2y = 4 d. -x

    asked by Victoria on June 10, 2014
  57. trigo

    An observer at A looks due north and sees a meteor with an angle of elevation of 70deg. At the same instant, another observer 30 miles east of A, sees the same meteor and approximates its position as N 50deg W but fails to note its angle of elevation. Find

    asked by trigofunctions on August 3, 2010
  58. Calculus Help

    A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 6 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/3 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time?

    asked by Ulay on April 2, 2014
  59. calc

    A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/3 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time?

    asked by kirsten on March 23, 2015
  60. Calculus

    An airplane flies at an altitude of 5 miles toward a point directly over an observer. The speed of the plane is 600 miles per hour. Find the rate at which the angle of elevation tetra is changing when the angle is 30 degrees

    asked by Anonymous on November 1, 2009
  61. physics

    You spot a plane that is 1.63 km north, 2.3 km east, and at an altitude 5.2 km above your position. 1) How far from you is the plane? 2) At what angle from due north (in the horizontal plane) are you looking? 3) Determine the plane's position vector (from

    asked by amanda on February 13, 2018
  62. math

    A point is directly below a window. Another point B is 15 m from A and at the same horizontal level. From B angle elevation of the top of the bottom of the window is 300 and the angle elevation of the top of the widow is 350. Calculate the vertical

    asked by kudu on February 9, 2015
  63. math

    A commonly accepted angle of elevation for safe, accessible wheelchair ramps is 4:5 degrees. The public library's main door is 1:2 m above street level. What will be the run of this ramp?

    asked by Italiano on May 27, 2014
  64. Trig

    A ship is headed directly toward a coastline formed by a vertical cliff (segment BC) that is 80 meters high. At point A, from the ship, the measure of the angle of elevation to the top of the cliff (B) is 10°. A few minutes later, at point D, the measure

    asked by Amanda on April 13, 2010
  65. Algebra/Trig Check Answers please

    Can you please check these answers thanks 1. A ladder 14 feet long is leaning against a house. The foot of the ladder is 4.8 feet from the house. Find the angle of elevation of the ladder and the height it reaches on the house. Answer: 13.2=height 18.9

    asked by Missy on February 11, 2012
  66. algebra

    A flagpole at a right angle to the horizontal is located on a slope that makes an angle of 12 degrees with the horizontal. The pole's shadow is 16 meters long and points directly up to the slope. The angle of elevation of the sun is 20 degrees. Draw the

    asked by marlie on December 8, 2010
  67. algebra 2

    A flagpole at a right angle to the horizontal is located on a slope that makes an angle of 12 degrees with the horizontal. The pole's shadow is 16 meters long and points directly up to the slope. The angle of elevation of the sun is 20 degrees. Draw the

    asked by katie on December 8, 2010
  68. math

    when viewed from a point P, due north of a tall building, the angle of elevation of the top of the building is 40 degree ; when viewed from a point Q due east of the building, the angle of elevation is 35 degree. If the distance PQ is 120m, find the height

    asked by somay on January 25, 2016
  69. Physics

    A pilot wants to fly from city A to city B, a distance of 394 km at an angle of 10.0 degrees west of north. The pilot heads directly toward city B, with an air speed of 203 km/h. After flying for 1.0 hours, the pilot finds she is 17.5 km off course to

    asked by Jake on September 27, 2016
  70. Math

    A 2.05m man, standing in front of a street light 3.08m high, casts a 1.5m shadow. What is the angle of elevation from the ground to the source of light?

    asked by Xing on March 28, 2018
  71. Math

    The point A is directly below a window. Another point B is 15 m from A and at the same horizontal level. From B angle of elevation of the top of the bottom of the window is 300 and the angle of elevation of the top of the window is 350. Calculate the

    asked by Kid on April 15, 2018
  72. Calculus some1 plz!!!!

    A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/4 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time? (Round

    asked by yolana on March 14, 2011
  73. A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km

    A plane flies horizontally at an altitude of 5 km and passes directly over a tracking telescope on the ground. When the angle of elevation is π/3, this angle is decreasing at a rate of π/4 rad/min. How fast is the plane traveling at that time? (Round

    asked by yolana on March 15, 2011
  74. math

    Three streets intersect with one another East Street runs horizontally North Street runs vertical and Fourth Street runs diagonally and intersects both what geometric figure did the three streets form

    asked by bryce on March 11, 2016
  75. Algebra 1--Please, check my answer!

    1. A city map is laid out on a coordinate plane. Elm Street is described by the line x + 2y = -6. Oak street intersects Elm Street at an right angle. Which of the following could be the equation for Oak Street? a. 2x + y = 5 b. -2x + y = 3 c. x + 2y = 4 d.

    asked by Victoria on June 10, 2014
  76. Spherical Trigonometry

    *Approximate the angle of elevation of the sun if a box 5 meters tall casts a shadow 4 meters long on level ground. *As a weather ballon rises vertically its angle of elevation from a point P on the level ground 110km.from the point Q directly underneath

    asked by Kjeld on July 9, 2016
  77. math

    A flagpole at right angle to the horizontal is located on a slope that makes an angle of 12∘ with the horizontal. The pole's shadow is 16 meters long and points directly down the slope. The angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the sun is

    asked by Jamie on March 13, 2017
  78. math

    -All our streets run north-south or east-west, and the shop is 6 blocks east and 8 blocks north.I lost both races.The first tim, i rode directly east for 6 blocks and then directly north for 8 blocks.the next time i tried zig-zagging.both times he was

    asked by bobpursley please help me on November 11, 2010
  79. math

    All our streets run north-south or east-west, and the shop is 6 blocks east and 8 blocks north.I lost both races.The first tim, i rode directly east for 6 blocks and then directly north for 8 blocks.the next time i tried zig-zagging.both times he was

    asked by bobpursley please help me on November 11, 2010
  80. math

    A man walks directly from point A towards the foot of a tall building 240m away. After covering 180m, he observes that the angle of the top of the building is 45. Determine the angle of elevation of the top of the building from A.

    asked by king on February 5, 2015
  81. connection academy math

    In the diagram below, jill lives on street q and samantha lives on street r. Since street p is a transveral for streers q and r. which term describes the location of the angle of samanthas friends' house? Please,please help if you have the answers to this

    asked by HELP PLEASE on December 15, 2015
  82. Math

    A, B and C are 3 points on the level ground.B is due south of A . The baering of C from A is 085. A vertical mast of height 50m stands at A. The angle of elevation of T from B is 44 and the angle of elevation of T from C is 28 Calculate AB,AC, CB

    asked by Jay on April 11, 2017
  83. Math

    P and Q are two observation posts on the same horizontal ground as the foot R of a vertical pole RT. P is 2.5km south of R. Q is east of R and on a bearing of 065° from P. The angle of elevation of T from P is 40°. Calculate, the angle of elevation of T

    asked by Thompson on December 25, 2016
  84. Science

    40 degrees north runs along 146th street on the north side of Indianapolis. What is the rotational velocity of the surface of the earth at 40 degrees north?

    asked by A Bailey on July 30, 2016
  85. plz help me in physics

    A ship leaves the island of Guam and sails a distance 295km at an angle 35.0 north of west. a:In which direction must it now head so that its resultant displacement will be 100km directly east of Guam? (Express your answer as an angle measured south of

    asked by ahmed on October 5, 2011
  86. physics

    A ship leaves the island of Guam and sails a distance 280 at an angle 39.0 north of west. 1.In which direction must it now head so that its resultant displacement will be 125 directly east of Guam? (Express your answer as an angle measured south of east)

    asked by meme on February 13, 2013
  87. physics- i need help ASAP

    A ship leaves the island of Guam and sails a distance 265 km at an angle 41.0 north of west. ***In which direction must it now head so that its resultant displacement will be 130 km directly east of Guam? (Express your answer as an angle measured south of

    asked by Sharefa on February 29, 2012
  88. physics

    A ship leaves the island of Guam and sails a distance 280 at an angle 38.0 north of west.In which direction must it now head so that its resultant displacement will be 115 directly east of Guam? (Express your answer as an angle measured south of east) How

    asked by muhammad on March 7, 2012
  89. math

    All our streets run north-south or east-west, and the shop is 6 blocks east and 8 blocks north.I lost both races.The first tim, i rode directly east for 6 blocks and then directly north for 8 blocks.the next time i tried zig-zagging.both times he was

    asked by drwls please help me new info. on November 11, 2010
  90. caculus

    a woman 1.5 tall walks at a rate of 1.2m/s directly away from the street light that is 6m above the street. At what rate is her shadow changing?

    asked by steve on October 8, 2014
  91. trigonometry

    Two stations A and B are 2,000m apart. When an airplane was directly above A, an observer at B found that the angle of elevation of the airplane is 60° . How far is the plane from the station B??

    asked by junmark777 on October 17, 2014
  92. Pre-Calculus

    1.The angle of elevation to top of a building from a point on the ground 20degrees and the angle of elevation from a point to 25 feet farther away is 12degrees. Find the height of the building. 2.From a point on the ground, the angle of elevation to the

    asked by Jay on January 14, 2011
  93. Algebra

    I'm fine with angle of elevation problem, but angle of depression problems are tricky for me. Is this right? From a balloon 835 m high, a command post is seen with an angle of depression of 7 degrees. How far is it from the point on the ground directly

    asked by Samantha on May 15, 2008
  94. Math

    1. A rangers tower is located 44m from a tall tree. From the top of the tower, the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 28 degrees and the angle of depression to the base is 36 degrees. How tall is the tree? 2. An engineer determines that the angle

    asked by Tsunayoshi on February 6, 2014
  95. trigonomitry

    a ship is spotted in a distance it is 10 nautical miles directly east and is traveling directly north at 5 knots . your ship is currently facing east and given the current winds can travel at 6+(.01}b knots. What angle should your ship turn to catch up to

    asked by Mike on December 7, 2016
  96. Math

    A military plane maintains an altitude of 15,000 feet over a vast flat desert. It flies at a constant speed on a line that will take it directly over an observer on the ground. At noon, the angle of elevation from the observer’s shoes to the plane is 30

    asked by Jane on March 7, 2015
  97. Calculus-rates

    1.) A man 6 ft tall walks at a rate of 5 ft per sec. from a light that is 15 ft above the ground. At what rate is the top of his shadow changing? 2.) An airplane flies at an altitude of 5 miles toward a point directly over an observer. The speed of the

    asked by Amy on May 5, 2011
  98. physics

    It says, A plane travels 400 mi/h relative to the ground. There is a 25 mi/h wind blowing from the west to the east. Find the plane's resultant velocity as it: a. travels west: b. travels east: c. travels north: d. The plane's final destination is 1250

    asked by spandana siram on November 2, 2010
  99. dgh

    Two Trees are 150 m apart. From a point halfway between them, the angle of elevation of their tops is 15°and..? 15°, and 20°. a)How much taller is one tree than the other? b) Where would a person have to stand in order to have the angle of elevation to

    asked by pooi on December 17, 2011
  100. trigo

    Two points, A and B, are 526 meters apart on a level stretch of road leading to a hill. The angle of elevation of the hilltop from A is 26deg30mins, and the angle of elevation from B is 36deg40mins. How high is the hill?

    asked by trigofunctions on August 3, 2010