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Trigonometry
Question

\(6 \) - ft fence casts a shadow of \( 10 ft \) . ...

\(6 \) - ft fence casts a shadow of \( 10 ft \) . At the same time a tree casts a shadow of \( 22 ft \) . How tal is the tree? a. \( 2.7 ft \) c. \( 13.2 ft \) 

b. \( 8.8 ft \) d. \( 132 ft\) 

Answer

tan x = 6/10 = 0.6

also

tan x = h/22

h/22 = 0.6

h = 22 x 0.6

h = 13.2 ft

Solution
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