Mark M. answered • 06/18/21

Mathematics Teacher - NCLB Highly Qualified

Dfraw and label a diagram!

h represents the height of the tower

tan 17° = h / 5280 (feet)

Can you solve for h and answer?

Afreen K.

asked • 06/18/21The angle of elevation to the top of a building in New York is found to be 17 degrees from the ground at a distance of 1 mile from the base of the building. Using this information, find the height of the building. (Round your answer to four decimal places.)

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Mark M. answered • 06/18/21

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Mathematics Teacher - NCLB Highly Qualified

Dfraw and label a diagram!

h represents the height of the tower

tan 17° = h / 5280 (feet)

Can you solve for h and answer?

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