1. 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
  2. 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
  3. math

    if a ladder 15 meters long is placed so as to reach the bottom of a window 10 meters high, what distance on the ground does the ladder adjusted if it is placed on the top of a two meter square window and what is the new angle of elevation of the top of the
  4. maths

    The angle of elevation of the bottom of a window 10 meter above the ground level from a point on the ground is 30degrees. A pole projecting outwards and upwards from the bottom of the window makes an angle of 30 degrees with the wall. If the angle of
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. math

    A window in a building is 15.0m above the ground. From this window the angle of elevation to the top of the second building is 32degrees and the angle of depression to the bottom of the second building is 17degrees. What is the height of the second
  9. math calc

    A water tower is located 354 feet from a building. From a window in the building, an observer notes that the angle of elevation to the top of the tower is 42° and that the angle of depression to the bottom of the tower is 20°. How tall is the tower? How
  10. Math Trignometry

    . From the top of the 800-foot-tall Cartalk Tower, Tom sees a plane; the angle of elevation is 67°. At the same instant, Ray, who is on the ground 1 mile from the building, notes that his angle of elevation to the plane is 81° and that his angle of
  11. Trigo

    From a window of a building A, the angle of elevation of the top of building B is 35 degrees and the angle of depression of the bottom of building B is 20 degrees. If the buildings are 25m. horizontally apart, Compute for height of the window from the
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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?
  15. 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
  16. geometry

    Two buildings are separated by an alley. Joe is looking out of a window 60 feet above the ground in one building. He observes the measurement of the angle of depression of the base of the second building to be 50 degrees and the angle of elevation of the
  17. geometry

    From an apartment window 24 m above the ground, the angle of depression of the base of a nearby building is 38 degrees and the angle of elevation is of the top is 63 degrees. How tall is the nearby building?
  18. 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?
  19. 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
  20. Math

    From a window A,10m above the ground, the angle of elevation of the top C of a tower is x degrees,where tan X=5/2 and the angle of depression of the foot D of the tower is y degrees, where tan y=1/4.calculate the height Cd of the tower in metres.
  21. Calculus Ab

    A 26 foot step ladder is leaned up against a 30 foot building to reach a window near the top. The ladder is being pushed toward the building in a horizontal direction of 2 feet per second. 1. Find each related rate when the ladder is 10 feet away from the
  22. Calculus

    A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. (Thus the diameter of the semicircle is equal to the width of the rectangle.) If the perimeter of the window is 30ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible
  23. Precalculus

    A pole sits on top of a tall building an observer on ground 17 m away from building finds the angle of elevation to the base of the pole to be 30 degrees and the angle of elevation to top of pole to be 45 degree. Find height of pole to nearest tenth. Draw
  24. 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
  25. math

    Solution for: A man 1.7m tall observe that the angle of elevation of a top of a tower to be 28°.He moves 50m away from the angle of elevation to be 35°.How far above the ground is the tip of the tower to three significant figures.
  26. Trig

    A 60-foot flagpole stands on top of a building. From a point on the ground the angle of elevation to the top of the pole is 45 degrees and the angle of elevation to the bottom of the pole is 42 degrees. How high is the building?
  27. Calculus angle of elevation

    An observer is 31m above the ground floor of a large hotel atrium looking at a glass-enclosed elevator shaft that is 22m horizontally from the observer. The angle of elevation of the elevator is the angle of the observer's line of sight makes with the
  28. math

    PQ is a tower standing vertically on the horizontal ground. from A, the angle of elevation of top P of the tower is 45°. On moving 50 m. up a slope of 15°, the angle of elevation of P is found to be 75° from B. The horizobtal through B is BC. find
  29. math

    pq is a tower standing vertically on the horizontal ground. from a, the angle of elevation of top p of the tower is 45°. on moving 50 m. up a slope of 15°, the angle of elevation becomes 75° from b. find height of the tower
  30. 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
  31. trig

    The angle of elevation from a point on the ground to the top of a tree is 38.7 degrees. The angle of elevation from a point 27 ft farther back to the top of the tree is 22.9 degrees. Find the height of the tree to 2 decimal places.
  32. Math

    From a window 40 feet above the ground in a certain building, the angle of elevation to a window in a second building is 43 degrees. If the distance between the buildings is 110 feet how far above ground level is the second window. If x+40 is the height of
  33. calculus

    3. Your neighbor puts tiger on his flat roof shed. You and another neighbor argue over the ht of the tiger. At a distance of 80 ft from the shed your angle of elevation from the ground level to the top of the shed is 5.74 degree. The angle of elevation to
  34. 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
  35. Alg/Trig

    The angle of elevation from a point on the ground to the top of a tree is 39.8 degrees. The angle of elevation from a point 51.7 ft farther back to the top of the tree is 19.7 degrees. Help find the height of the tree.
  36. maths

    Two vertical poles, 3m and 7m long are on the same straight line with a point P on the ground. The shorter pole is 20m from P and the longer pole. The angle of elevation of the top T of the longer pole from the top R of the shorter one is 30degree,
  37. Mathematics

    A tree is "x"meters high. The angle of elevation of its top from a point P on the ground is 23degrees. Form another point Q, 10meters from P and in line with P and the foot of the tree, the angle of elevation is 32degrees. Find "x". (i need a way on how to
  38. Calculus angle of elevation with elevator

    An observer is 20m above the ground floor of a large hotel atrium looking at a glass-enclosed elevator shaft that is 18m horizontally from the observer. The angle of elevation of the elevator is the angle of the observer's line of sight makes with the
  39. Math

    The angle of elevation of the top of vertical tower from a point on the ground 60. From another point 10m vertically above the first , its angle of elevation 45. Find the height of the tower.
  40. 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
  41. MATH

    A tree is "x"meters high. The angle of elevation of its top from a point P on the ground is 23degrees. Form another point Q, 10meters from P and in line with P and the foot of the tree, the angle of elevation is 32degrees. Find "x". (Please don't give me
  42. trig

    the basic N of an antenna rests on horizontal ground. the angle of elevation of the top R from a pt H on the ground is 42 degrees
  43. math

    The feet of two building of height 30miter amd 70meter are on the same horizontal line with a hole on the ground.The smaller building being between the taller one and the hole is 200meter the angle of elevation of the top of the taller building from the
  44. 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).
  45. Maths

    I have a diagram in which AB is a vertical cliff. BC is a vertical building 80m in height. P is a point on level ground 200m away from A. The angle of elevation of the bottom of the building from P is 44 degrees. What is the angle of elevation of the top
  46. 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
  47. math

    the angle of elevation from point on the ground to the top of a pyramid is 20 degrees 20 degrees the angle elevation from a point 189 feet farther back to the top of the pyramid is 10 degrees 20 degrees. find the height of the pyramid
  48. math

    the angle of elevation from point on the ground to the top of a pyramid is 20 degrees 20 degrees the angle elevation from a point 189 feet farther back to the top of the pyramid is 10 degrees 20 degrees. find the height of the pyramid
  49. 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
  50. precalc

    The angle of elevation to the top of a building from a point on the ground 20 degrees and the angle of elevation from a point 25 feet farther away is 12 degrees. Find the height of the building. How would I begin to solve this problem? I do not know what
  51. trigonometry

    Draw and explain an angle of elevation of the top of a building is 60 degrees and the angle of depression of its base is 15 degrees observed from a window of another building 15m.away.
  52. Physics

    A 75 kg window cleaner uses a 10 kg ladder that is 7.2 m long. He places one end on the ground 4.5 m from a wall, rests the upper end against a cracked window, and climbs the ladder. He is 5.2 m up along the ladder when the window breaks. Neglect friction
  53. Physics

    A 77 kg window cleaner uses a 13 kg ladder that is 7.1 m long. He places one end on the ground 3.8 m from a wall, rests the upper end against a cracked window, and climbs the ladder. He is 3.9 m up along the ladder when the window breaks. Neglect friction
  54. PHYSICS

    A 75 kg window cleaner uses a 10 kg ladder that is 7.2 m long. He places one end on the ground 4.5 m from a wall, rests the upper end against a cracked window, and climbs the ladder. He is 5.2 m up along the ladder when the window breaks. Neglect friction
  55. math

    this is my another question...please help me to solve this problem. Draw the angle of elevation of the top of a building is 60 degrees and the angle of depression of its base is 15 degrees observed from a window of another building 15m away..
  56. Physics

    A playful college student tosses a water balloon out of his dorm window at a speed of 6.2 m/s at an angle of 10° above the horizontal. The dorm window is 11 m above ground level. 1)What is the maximum height above the ground of the balloon? 2) At what
  57. Math

    From the window of one building, Matt finds the angle of elevation of the top of a second building is 33° and the angle of depression to the bottom of the same building is 55°. The buildings are 25 meters apart. Find the height of the second building to
  58. Trigonometry

    From a window of one building, the angle of depression to the base of the second building is 29.5, and the angle of elevation to the top is 47.833333. If the building are 200m apart, how high is the second building?
  59. Geometry

    If you stand at stree level, the angle of elevation to a buildings tenth-story window is great than the angle of elevation to one of its ninth-story windows.
  60. 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
  61. Physics

    a 76 kg window cleaner uses a 12 kg ladder that is 5.8 m long. he places one end on the ground 2.8 m from a wall, rests the upper end against a cracked window, and climbs the ladder. he is 2.5 m up along the ladder when the window breaks. neglect friction
  62. trigonometric

    A person standing 600 ft from the base of a mountain measures the angle of elevation from the ground to the top of the mountain to be 25°. The person then walks 800 ft straight back and measures the angle of elevation to now be 20°. How tall is the
  63. Angles of elevation and depression

    The teet of two vertical poles of height 3m and 7m are in line with a point P on the ground. The smaller pole being between the taller pole and P and at distance of 20m from P the angle of elevation of the top T of the taller pole from the top R of the
  64. 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
  65. geometry

    An engineer is 980 ft from the base of a fountain at Fountain Hills, Arizona. The angle of elevation to the top of the column of water is 29.78. The surveyor’s angle measuring device is at the same level as the base of the fountain A.280 When the top of
  66. 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
  67. Trig

    From a point A on the ground, the angle of elevation to the top of a tall building is 24.1 degrees. From a point B, which is 600 ft closer to the building, the angle of elevation is measured to be 30.2 degrees. Find the height of the building. PLEASE HELP
  68. 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.
  69. Angle of elevation

    The angle of elevation of the top of a house from the bottom of a tower 160m high is 26 from the top of the tower the angle of elevation is 240degrees what is the height of the house if the tower and the house are 50m apart
  70. Math

    The angle of elevation of the top of a flagpost from a point on a horizontal ground is found to be 30 degree. On walking 6m towards the post, the elevation increased by 15 degree. Find the height of the flagpost.
  71. trig

    a building 60 feet high. from a distance at point A on the ground, the angle of elevation to the top of the building is 40 degree. from a little nearer at point B, the angle of elevation to the top of the building is 70 degree. What's the distance between
  72. math

    The angle of elevation of the top of a tower from a point on a level ground 450m away is 20° find how high the tower is from the ground
  73. maths

    from a point on the ground the angle of elevation of the bottom and top of a flagstaff situated on top of a 120 m tall house is 30 and 45 degrees respectively.find the height of the flagstaff.
  74. calculus

    An observer is 20 m above the ground floor of a large hotel atrium looking at a glass-enclosed elevator shaft that is 20 m horizontally from the observer (see figure). The angle of elevation of the elevator is the angle that the observer's line of sight
  75. Calculus

    An observer is 23m above the ground floor of a large hotel atrium looking at a glass-enclosed elevator shaft that is 15m horizontally from the observer. The angle of elevation of the elevator is the angle of the observer's line of sight makes with the
  76. Math

    From the gym Carolyn find's the angle of elevation to the top of 12 joy classroom to be 30°.She walks 105 metres towards the classroom and find's that the angle of elevation to the top is 58°20minutes.Illustrate with a diagram and label the information
  77. what is the rate of change of the angle of eleva

    An observer is 20 m above the ground floor of a large hotel atrium looking at a glass-enclosed elevator shaft that is 20 m horizontally from the observer (see figure). The angle of elevation of the elevator is the angle that the observer's line of sight
  78. trigonometry

    a surveyor finds that from Point A on the ground the angle of elevation to the top of a mountin is 23 degrees. when he is at point B that is 1/4 closer to the base of the mountain the angle of elevation is 43 degrees. how high is the moutnain? One mile
  79. math

    a tree is x meter high the angle of elevation of its top from a point p on the ground is 23 degree . from another point q 10 meter from p and in line with p and foot of the tree , the angle of elevation is 32 degree. find x
  80. precal

    A pole 12 meters tall is perpendicular to level ground. A taut wire that is 20 meters long extends from the top of the pole to the ground. What is the angle of elevation, to the nearest degree, from the bottom of the wire to the top of the pole?
  81. Math

    point S is at the top of a hill. From a point X on the ground, the angle of elevation is 22 degrees and 14 mins . From a point Y on the same horizontal line with X and the foot of the mountain, the angle of elevation of S is 12 degrees and 20 mins . what
  82. Trigonometry

    5. A backpacker notes that from a certain point on level ground, the angle of elevation to a point at the top of a tree is 34o. After walking 50 closer to the tree, the backpacker notes that the angle of elevation is 54o. Find the height of the tree.
  83. Trig

    The angle of elevation to the top of a building from a point on the ground is 39 degrees. From a point 50 feet closer to the building, the angle of elevation is 48 degrees. What is the height of the building?
  84. physics

    a brick is dropped form the roof of a building. On the way down it passes a 2m high window and is observed to pass from the top to the bottom of the window in 0.25s. (a) How fast was it moving when it passed the top of the window? (b)How far below the roof
  85. math

    A man is standing 35 m from a building. On top of the building is a flg. From the man, the angle of elevation of the top of the building is pi/6 radians and the angle of elevation of the top of the flag is pi/3 radians. Determine an exact expression for
  86. Calculus

    An observer is 36m above the ground floor of a large hotel atrium looking at a glass-enclosed elevator shaft that is 26m horizontally from the observer. The angle of elevation of the elevator is the angle of the observer's line of sight makes with the
  87. 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
  88. 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
  89. trigonometry

    Solution of problem:from the top of a building 55 ft high, the angle of elevation of the top of a vertical pole is 12 degrees, At the bottom of the building, the angle of elevation of the top of the pole is 24 degrees. find the height of the pole.
  90. calculus

    A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. If the perimeter of the window is 30ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible amount of light is admitted. I keep screwing up in creating my equation. p =
  91. college trig

    From a point on the ground a person notices that a 110-ft tree on top of a hill subtends an angle of 3°. If the angle of elevation to the bottom of the tree, represented by angle A in the figure below, measures 37°, find the height h of the hill
  92. mathematics

    a vertical pole stands on level ground. from a point on the ground, which is 15 meters away from the pole, the angle of elevation of its top is found to be 30 degrees.find the height of the pole?
  93. trig.

    a person standing 100ft. from the base of the tree looks up to the top of the tree with an angle of elevation of 52. assuming that the persons eyes are 5ft above ground the ground how tall is the tree?
  94. 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
  95. math

    from a particular point the angle of elevation of the top of a church spire is 35 degrees. walking 30 metres closer to the church the angle of elevation of the top of the spire increases by 20 degrees. a. how far from the church was the second elevation
  96. math

    from a particular point the angle of elevation of the top of a church spire is 35 degrees. walking 30 metres closer to the church the angle of elevation of the top of the spire increases by 20 degrees. a. how far from the church was the second elevation
  97. math

    from a particular point the angle of elevation of the top of a church spire is 35 degrees. walking 30 metres closer to the church the angle of elevation of the top of the spire increases by 20 degrees. a. how far from the church was the second elevation
  98. math

    from a particular point the angle of elevation of the top of a church spire is 35 degrees. walking 30 metres closer to the church the angle of elevation of the top of the spire increases by 20 degrees. a. how far from the church was the second elevation
  99. math

    from a particular point the angle of elevation of the top of a church spire is 35 degrees. walking 30 metres closer to the church the angle of elevation of the top of the spire increases by 20 degrees. a. how far from the church was the second elevation
  100. math

    from a particular point the angle of elevation of the top of a church spire is 35 degrees. walking 30 metres closer to the church the angle of elevation of the top of the spire increases by 20 degrees. a. how far from the church was the second elevation