Jackie is flying a kite. She let out 200 ft of string and stakes the kite to the ground. Find how high the kite is if the angle of evelation is 34°?
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Jackie is flying a kite. She let out 200 ft of string and stakes the kite to the ground. Find how high the kite is if the angle of evelation is 34°?
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1. User Answers wolf1728
200 feet is the hypotenuse and the height is the opposite side
sine (34) = height / 200
height = 200 * sine (34)
height = 200 * 0.55919
height = 111.838