1. Trig

    Whats the height of a flagpole if a student stand 37feet from it and determines the angle of elevation to be 34degrees and her eyes are 5.3 feet from the ground(round to the nearest whole number)
  2. Trig

    the height of a flagpole if a student stands 37 feet from it and determines the angle of elevation to be 34 degrees and her eyes are 5.3 feet from the ground.
  3. Math

    Michele wanted to measure the height of her school’s flagpole. She placed a mirror on the ground 48 feet from the flagpole, then walked backwards until she was able to see the top of the pole in the mirror. Her eyes were 5 feet above the ground and she
  4. GEOMETRY

    A PERSON STANDING 30 FEET FROM A FLAGPOLE CAN SEE THE TOP OF THE POLE AT A 35 DEGREE ANGLE OF ELEVATION. THE PERSON'S EYE LEVEL IS 5 FEET FROM THE GROUND. FIND THE HEIGHT OF THE FLAGPOLE TO THE NEAREST FOOT.
  5. 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
  6. mubende cp

    from point on horizontal ground a surveyor measures the angle of elevation of the top of a flagpole as18 degrees 40feets he moves 50meters nearer to the flagpole and measures the angle of elevation as degrees26 22feets.determine the height the height of
  7. trigonometry

    the angle of elevation of the top of the tower from the foot of a flagpole is twice the angle of elevation of the top of the flagpole from the foot of the tower. at the point midway between the tower and the flagpole, the angles of elevation to their tops
  8. math

    Jack looks at a clock tower from a distance and determines that the angle of elevation of the top of the tower is 40°. John, who is standing 20 meters from Jack as shown in the diagram, determines that the angle of elevation to the top of the tower is
  9. Trig

    From a point 120 feet from the base of a plant building the angle of elevation to the roof line of the building is 38 degrees. The angle of elevation to the top of an antenna is 43 degrees. The antenna is attached to the nearest edge of the roof and the
  10. Algebra

    In 1915, the tallest flagpole in the world was in San Francisco. a. When the angle of elevation of the sun was 55 degrees, the length of the shadow cast by this flagpole was 210 ft. Find the height of the flagpole to the nearest foot. b. What was the
  11. Calculus

    Harold is in an airplane that is flying at a constant height of 4505 feet away from a fixed observation point. Maude, whose eyes are 5 feet from the ground, is standing at this point and watching the plane; the angle between her line of sight (the line
  12. 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
  13. Trig

    Charo is 50 feet from the tallest totem pole, located in Alberta Bay, Canada, which has a height of 173 feet. If Charo’s eyes are 5 feet from the ground, find the angle to the nearest degree of elevation for her line of sight to the top of the totem.
  14. algebra

    If you are standing 85 ft from the base of a flagpole, and determine that at ground level, you would need to look up at a 30° angle to see the top of the flagpole, how tall is the flagpole? Round the height to tenths.
  15. 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
  16. math

    A flagpole at a right angle to the horizontal is located on a slope that makes an angle of 18° with the horizontal. The flagpole casts a 14-meter shadow up the slope when the angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the sun is 21°. (b) Write an
  17. geometry

    a person is standing 40ft from a flagpole and can see the top of the pole at a 35 degree angle of elevation. the persons eye level is 4ft from the grond. what is the height of the flagpole to the nearest foot
  18. Math: Angles of Elevation and Depression

    the angle of elevation to the top of a flagpole is 40° from a point 30m away from The base of the pole.How high is the flagpole to the nearest meter?
  19. geometry

    An engineer determines that the angle of elevation from his position to the top of a tower is 55 degrees. The angle of elevation from 75 ft further away is 40 degrees. Determine the height of the tower to the nearest whole number.
  20. Mathematics

    The angle of elevation of the top of a flagpole from a point on the level ground is 30degrees. From another point on the ground 20m, nearer the pole the angle of elevation is 60degrees. Calculate the height of the pole?
  21. math

    if Amy stands 36 feet from a flagpole and the angle formed from the top of the flagpole to her feet is 38 degre, find the distance from her feet to the top of the flagpole. include correct units in your anwser and round to 2 decimal places...
  22. Math-Urgent

    A circus performer is juggling clubs while standing on stilts. He released a club from a point 8 feet above the ground with an initial vertical velocity of 10 ft per second. a. Write the equation that models the height [h] (in feet) of the club as a
  23. trigonometry

    A person is standing 21 feet from a building. The angle of elevation between the person and the ground is 59°. Find the height of the building. (Round to the nearest hundredth)
  24. Math

    A flagpole casts a shadow 17 m long. The angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the top of the flagpole is 58 . How high is the flagpole to the nearest decimal?
  25. trigonometric oblique triangle

    a flagpole at a right angle to the hrizontal is located on a slope that makes an angle of 14 degree with the horizontal the flagpole casts a 16m shadow up the slope wen the angle of elevation from the tip of the shawdow to the sun is 20 degree find the
  26. Trig

    From a certain distance from the base of a Giant Sequoia tree a surveyor determines that the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 47deg. The surveyor then walks 100 feet away from the tree and determines that the angle of elevation to the top of
  27. Geometry

    There is a flagpole in the school parking lot. Which of the following is true about the angle of depression from the top of the flagpole to the parking lot, and the angle of elevation from the parking lot to the top of the flagpole? Choose two of the
  28. math

    A flagpole casts a shadow s feet long when the angle of elevation of the sun is a. Write an expression to find the height of the flagpole. The possible answers are: a. s/tan a b. s cos a c. s sin a d. s/sin a e. s tan a
  29. Math

    A school has a new flag that must be flown at last 52 feet high The current flagpole is 14 m tall How many meters taller does the new flagpole need to be? Round to the nearest tenth (One meter is about 3 28 feet)
  30. Math

    A school has a new flag that must be flown at last 52 feet high The current flagpole is 14 m tall How many meters taller does the new flagpole need to be? Round to the nearest tenth (One meter is about 3.28 feet)
  31. Math

    A school has a new flag that must be flown at least 52 feet high. The current flagpole is 14.5m tall How many meters taller does the new flagpole need to be? Round to the nearest tenth (one meter is about 328 feet)
  32. Trig

    The angle of elevation from a point on the ground to the top of a tower is 37deg5'. The angle of elevation from a point 120 feet farther back from the tower is 29deg5'. Find the height of the tower (to the nearest foot).
  33. 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.
  34. 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.
  35. geometry

    A person who is 5 feet, 6 inches (5.5 feet) tall casts a shadow (from N to S) that is 12 feet long. The distance along the ground from the person (N) to the flagpole (G) is 18 feet. Find the height of the flagpole (FG) showing all calculations. What is the
  36. Geometry

    A person who is 5 feet, 6 inches (5.6 feet) tall casts a shadow (from N to S) that is 12 feet long. The distance along the ground from the person (N) to the flagpole (G) is 18 feet. Find the height of the flagpole (FG) showing all calculations.
  37. Math

    1) A television tower is 160 feet high and an observer is 120 feet from the base of the tower. Find, to the nearest degree, the angle of elevation of the top of the tower from the point of observation. 2) A vertical pole 22 meters tall casts a shadow 16
  38. Trigonometry

    oN A LEVEL GROUND, A 5FT. PERSON AND A FLAGPOLE CAST SHADOWS OF 10 FEET AND 60 FEET RESPECTIVELY. WHAT IS THE HEIGHT OF THE FLAGPOLE?
  39. math

    A flagpole stands at a right angle to the horizontal at the bottom of a slope. The slope has an incline of 8° with the horizontal. The flagpole casts a 20 meter long shadow up the slope. The angle of elevation of the sun is 17°. Determine the height of
  40. math

    a man standing on ground level is 1000 feet away from the base of a 350 feet tall building. Find,to the nearest degree,the measure of the angle of elevation to the top of the building from the point on the ground where the man is standing? How do you solve
  41. math

    2. How is the graph of y = –2x² – 5 different from the graph of y = –2x²? (1 point) It is shifted 5 units up. It is shifted 5 units down. It is shifted 5 units left. It is shifted 5 units right. 3. A model rocket is launched from a roof into a
  42. Trigonometry

    On a level ground, a 5 ft. person and a flagpole cast shadows of 10 feet and 60 feet respectively. What is the height og the flagpole?
  43. algebra 2

    a flagpole casts a 60 foot shadow when the angle of elevation of the sun is 35 degrees. find the height of the flagpole
  44. Math

    Standing 8 feet from a puddle of water on the ground Gretchen whose eye height is 5 feet 2 inches, can see the reflection of the top of a flagpole. The puddle is 20 feet from the flagople. How tall is the flagpole
  45. math

    A flagpole and a building stands on the same horizontal level.From the point P at the bottom of the building.the angle of elevation of the top T of the flagpole is 65 degrees from the top Q of the building the angle of elevation of the point T is 25
  46. math/trig

    A flagpole casts a shadow 44 ft with the sun angle of elevation is 60.5 degrees. Find the height of the flagpole and at what angle is the shadow twice as long?
  47. Trig

    From a point P on level ground, the angle of elevation of the top of a tower is 27°10'. From a point 23.0 meters closer to the tower and on the same line with P and the base of the tower, the angle of elevation of the top is 51°30'. Approximate the
  48. geometry

    An ant looks to the top of a bulding at an angle of elevation of 32°. The ant then walks an additional 66 feet from the edge of the building. If the new angle of elevation from the ant to the top of the building is 22°, find the height of the building.
  49. MTH214

    Determine the height of a tower if it casts a shadow 156 ft long on level ground when the angle of elevation of the sun is 20°. (Round your answer to the nearest hundredth)
  50. geography need help please

    I need to pass my finals tomorrow! pleas help me! its geometry? Does anyone know how to do any of these problems ? please help! 1- 3, 5, 7, 9... Generalize the pattern by finding the nth term. A) 3n B) 2n + 1 C) n + 2 D) (n + 1)(n + 2) 2- If the radius of
  51. Math-Trig

    1. To avoid a steep descent, an airplane flying at 10 000 m starts its descent 60km away from the airport. For the angle of descent to be constant, at what angle should the plane descend? 2. A flagpole that is 20m high casts a shadow that is 18m long. What
  52. Geometry

    A flagpole is 45 feet away from the school building. A 6-foot tall student stands 15 feet away from the building. What is the height of the flagpole?
  53. math-TRIG

    1. Which angle measure is consistent with all of the following criteria? (i) The reference angle is 40°. (ii) The angle is more than one revolution. (iii) The angle's terminal side is in Quadrant II. (iv) The angle isn't positive. A. –580° B. –500°
  54. College Algebra

    A person who is 6 feet tall walks away from flagpole toward the tip of the shadow of the flagpole. When the person is 30 feet from the flagpole, the tips of the person's shadow and the shadow cast by the flagpole coincide at a point 5 feet in front of the
  55. math

    From a point on the grornd 500m from the base of a building an observer find that the angle of elevation tothe top of building is 24degree and the angle of elevation to the top of a flagpole on top of the building is 27degree. Find the height of the
  56. algebra1 HELP PLEASE

    Two identical rubber balls are dropped from different heights. Ball 1 is dropped from a height of 100 feet, and ball 2 is dropped from a height of 210 feet. Write a function for the height of each ball. h1(t) = h2(t) = When does ball 1 reach the ground?
  57. CST GEOMETRY

    a tree is situated on level ground from a point 135 feet from the base of the tree the measure of the angle of elevation from the ground to the top of the tree is 43 degrees which is the height of the tree to the nearest foot?
  58. math

    a kite is at height of 30 feet when 65 feet of string is out. if the string is in a straight line, find the angle that it makes with the ground. Round to the nearest tenth of a degree.
  59. geometry

    can someone please show me the answer for this problem ? a tree is situated on level ground from a point 135 feet from the base of the tree the measure of the angle of elevation from the ground to the top of the tree is 43 degrees which is the height of
  60. trig

    Two people decide to estimate the height of a flagpole. One person positions himself due north of the pole and the other person stands due east of the pole. If the two people are the same distance from the pole and a = 30 feet from each other, find the
  61. trig

    A tree casts a shadow 203 feet long. Find the number of feet in the height of the tree knowing that the angle of elevation of the sun is 16 degrees. Give your answer to the nearest integer. a. 57 b. 56 c. 61 d. 58 e. 55
  62. trig-math

    4. A carpenter wants to be sure that the corner of a building is square and measures 6.0 ft and 8.0 ft along the sides. How long should the diagonal be? A. 12 ft B. 10 ft C. 11 ft D. 14 ft 5. A wheel 5.00 ft in diameter rolls up a 15.0° incline. How far
  63. Math

    The Sun hits a 30 foot flagpole at a 60° angle and casts an unobstructed 52 foot shadow. If a building is built 32 feet away, what height will the shadow strike the side of the building? (round to nearest tenth)
  64. MATH

    The height h in feet of an object after t seconds is given by the function h=-16t^2+60t+9.... How long will it take the object to hit the ground? Round your answer to the nearest thousandth.... when it hits the ground, h is zero. So you have a quadratic
  65. Math

    I am having a little trouble figuring this problem out if someone could help I would appreciate it. Question: The angle of elevation to the top f a tree sighted from ground level is 19degrees. If the observer moves 60 ft closer, the angle of elevation from
  66. Math

    1. To find the height of a pole, a surveyor moves 120 feet away from the base of the pole and then, with a transit 8 feet tall, measure the angle of elevation to the top of the pole to be 36*. to the nearest foot, what is the height of the pole? A) 87
  67. Trig

    A weather balloon is sighted between points A and B which are 5 miles apart on level ground. The angle of elevation of the balloon from A is 37 degrees and it's angle of elevation from B is 58 degrees. Find the height, in feet, of the balloon above the
  68. algeba 1 please I REALY NEED HELP THANK YOU :D

    Two identical rubber balls are dropped from different heights. Ball 1 is dropped from a height of 100 feet, and ball 2 is dropped from a height of 210 feet. Write a function for the height of each ball. h1(t) = h2(t) = When does ball 1 reach the ground?
  69. physic PLEASE I REALLY NEED HELP WITH THIS PROBLEM

    Two identical rubber balls are dropped from different heights. Ball 1 is dropped from a height of 100 feet, and ball 2 is dropped from a height of 210 feet. Write a function for the height of each ball. h1(t) = h2(t) = When does ball 1 reach the ground?
  70. 5 Pre-Calculus Questions

    1. What is the value of x in the right triangle below? If needed, round your answer to two decimal places. 32 angle, 15 inches, find the x in base… 2. A 10-foot ladder is leaning up against the side of a building so that the top of the ladder reaches the
  71. algebra1 HELP PLEASE Thanks you!!

    Two identical rubber balls are dropped from different heights. Ball 1 is dropped from a height of 100 feet, and ball 2 is dropped from a height of 210 feet. Write a function for the height of each ball. h1(t) = h2(t) = When does ball 1 reach the ground?
  72. algebra1 HELP PLEASE Thanks you!!

    wo identical rubber balls are dropped from different heights. Ball 1 is dropped from a height of 100 feet, and ball 2 is dropped from a height of 210 feet. Write a function for the height of each ball. h1(t) = h2(t) = When does ball 1 reach the ground?
  73. physics

    A mountaintop is a height y above the level ground. A woman measures the angle of elevation of the mountaintop to be θ when she is a horizontal distance x from the mountaintop. After walking a distance d closer to the mountain, she measures the angle
  74. PreCalculus 1

    Please help me answer this question. I have finished the other two parametric equations on my own, but I am confused as to how to do this one. 4. A ball is hit at an angle of 17¢X. The ball is hit when it is 2.5 feet above the ground and is hit at a
  75. Algebra

    The height of a ball thrown directly up with a velocity of 40 feet per second from a initial height of of 5 feet is given by the equation h(t)=-16t^2+40t+5, where t is the time in seconds and h is the ball’s height, measured in feet. When will the ball
  76. maths

    from a certain spot, the top of a triangle had an angle of elevation of 40 degree. move 15meter in a straight line towards the flag pole.Now to the top has an angle of elevation of 60degree.Find the height of the flagpole and it's distance from the second
  77. math

    A scuba diver dove from the surface of the ocean to an elevation of −89 9 10 feet at a rate of −24 feet per minute. After spending 11.75 minutes at that elevation, the diver ascended to an elevation of −8 9 10 feet. The total time for the dive so far
  78. Geometry

    Two buildings are separated by an alley. From a window 80 feet above the ground in one of the buildings, it can be observed that the angle of elevation to the top of the other building is 62*, and the angle of depression the the bottom of the building is
  79. geometry

    To estimate the height of a flagpole, Marci, who is 5 feet tall stands so that her lines of sight to the top and bottom of the pole form a angle. What is the height of the pole to the nearest foot?
  80. 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
  81. Algebra I

    A 15 foot flagpole is mounted on top of a school building. If the top of the flagpole forms a 31° angle with the ground 50 ft from the base of the building, about how tall is the school building? 28 feet <-My answer 15 feet 30 feet <-second choice
  82. Precalculus

    From a point on ground level, you measure the angle of elevation to the top of a moutain to be 38 degrees. Then you walk 200 m fartheraway from the mountain and find that the angle of elevation is now 20 degrees. Find the height of the mountain. Round the
  83. trig

    A tree on a hillside casts a shadow c ft down the hill. If the angle of inclination of the hillside is b to the horizontal and the angle of elevation of the sun is a, find the height of the tree. Assume a = 48°, b = 18° c = 235 ft. (Round your answer to
  84. Angle of elevation

    A rocket fired straight up is tracked by an observer on the ground a mile away. a)Show that when the angle of elevation is theta, the height of the rocket in feet is h=5280tan(theta).
  85. calculus

    A golf ball is hit off the top of a cliff that is 75 feet tall at an angle of 45° to the horizontal with an initial velocity of 80 feet per second. The quadratic equation shown below models the height, h(x), of the ball when it is x feet from the
  86. Trig

    a person who eyes are 5 feet above the ground observes the top of a building to have an angle of elevation of 40 degree. The person walks 100 feet closer to the building and observes that the top of the building now has an angle of elevation of 65 degree.
  87. geometry

    A flagpole has a height of 10 yards. It will be supported by three cables, each of which is attached to the flagpole at a point 4 yards below the top and attached to the ground at a point that is 8 yards from the base of the pole. Find the total number of
  88. Math

    Please help! I'm behind and need help. Only need help with these questions. Unit 4, Lesson 10 Math test (Quadratic Functions and Equations Unit Test). Thank you! 2. How is the graph of y equals -8x^2 - 2. different from the graph of y equals negative 8x
  89. trigonometry ans.

    At a point on the ground 50 feet from the foot of a tree, the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 53°. Find the height of the tree to the nearest foot. I got 50xtan53 = 66.35 nearest foot ? would I use tan or sin since I'm finding the foot of the
  90. Trig

    A Flagpole casts a 60 foot long shadow on the ground. The angle from the tip of the flagpole to the end of the flagpole's shadow measures 35 degrees. How tall is the flagpole? Draw a picture and label. Thank you.
  91. trigonometry

    Can you tell me if these answer is correct. 1. From a boat on the lake, the angle of elevation to the top of a cliff is 35degrees13'. if the base of the cliff is 2664 feet from the boat, how high is the cliff(to the nearest foot)? i got 1880 feet. is this
  92. Trig

    A Flagpole casts a 60 foot long shadow on the ground. The angle from the tip of the flagpole to the end of the flagpole's shadow measures 35 degrees. How tall is the flagpole? can i use tan(35degrees) = 60/h which gives me 85.714. Please check. Thanks!
  93. math

    a flagpole is 25 feet tall. a truck runs into the pole and bends it at the very bottom of the pole but the rest of the pole remains straight. after the accident we measure the angle of elevation to the top of the pole from a point 30 feet from the base of
  94. Math

    A golf ball is hit off the top of a cliff that is 75 feet tall at an angle of 45° to the horizontal with an initial velocity of 80 feet per second. The quadratic equation shown below models the height, h(x), of the ball when it is x feet from the
  95. math

    The angle of an elevation of the top of a radio mart from a point 53meter from its base on ground level is 61degrees ,find the height of the mart to the nearest whole number.
  96. Geometry

    Prove that a line that divides two sides of a triangle proportionally is parallel to the third side. Be sure to create a name the appropriate geometric figures. Paul walks 25 feet away from his house and places a mirror on the ground. He backs 5 feet away
  97. math

    A scuba diver dove from the surface of the ocean to an elevation of −89 9 10 feet at a rate of −24 feet per minute. After spending 11.75 minutes at that elevation, the diver ascended
  98. math

    A scuba diver dove from the surface of the ocean to an elevation of −99 9 10 feet at a rate of −30.7 feet per minute. After spending 14 minutes at that elevation, the diver ascended to an elevation of −8 9 10 feet. The total time for the
  99. 淤ㄇ

    A scuba diver dove from the surface of the ocean to an elevation of −59 9 10 feet at a rate of −12 feet per minute. After spending 14.5 minutes at that elevation, the diver ascended to an elevation of −8 9 10 feet. The total time for the
  100. 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