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asked • 5d

Answer the following:

From a campsite the angle of elevation of the top of a mountain is 5 degrees. The campsite is 12 km from the foot of the mountain. Which equation can be used to find the height, x km, of the mountain?


tan 12⁰ = x / 5

tan 12⁰ = 5 / x

tan 5⁰ = x / 12

tan 5⁰ = 12 / x

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William W. answered • 5d

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