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J and s are facing each other on opposite sides of a 10 m flagpole. From j pov the top of the pole is at an angle of elevation of 50 degree. From S pov is 35 degree. How far apart are j and S?

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10 x cot 50  + 10 x cot 35 = 22.67 m apart.

ElectricPavlov  Dec 15, 2017
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(cot = 1/ tan)

 

ElectricPavlov  Dec 15, 2017
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Hey!! That handwriting looks pretty familiar......  👀

hectictar  Dec 15, 2017

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