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Trigonometry
Question

From a point \( 40 \) meters from the base of a s...

 From a point \( 40 \) meters from the base of a smokestack, the Angle of Elevation to the top of the stack is \( 50 ^ { \circ } \) . What is the height of the smokestack (to the nearest tenth of a meter)? 

Answer

40 tan(50) 

40 × 1.191754

47.67016

47.7

Solution
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