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Trigonometry
Question

A guy wire that is used to support a pole is attac...

A guy wire that is used to support a pole is attached at a height of \( 55 ft \) and at an angle of \( 62.1 ^ { \circ } \) above the ground. How far from the base of the pole is the guy wire attached to the ground? 

\( 117.54 ft \) 

\( 48.61 ft \) 

\( 29.12 ft \) 

\( 62.23 ft\) 

Answer

\(tan62.1° = \frac{55}{d}\)

d=29.12 ft

Solution
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