Angle of Elevation question 6/4/2014 | Robert from Brookston, IN | 1 Answer | 0 Votes Mark favorite Subscribe Comment
First we need to know the length of the shadow which will be L= 172/tan49 = 149.51ft Then using Pythagorean Theorem we get DTop tip = ((149.51)^{2}+ (172)^{2})^{0.5} DTopTip = 227.89 ft 6/4/2014 | Francisco E. Comment