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Unformatted text preview: Example: Basketball Goal Reading from clinometer = 90 Missing angle = 90 50 40 = tan 40 3 3tan 40 2.5 x x m = = Height of basketball goal = 2.5m + 1.4m(height of person from ft. to eyes) = 3.9m 1. top of wall inside concession stand area _________meters (your answer) _________meters (groups avg.) 2. top of arched doorway _________meters (your answer) _________meters (groups avg.) 3. top of column outside gym _________meters E T 1 50 m EOT m = = 1 50 O Using a Clinometer to Determine a Close Estimate for Heights of Objects Using Angles of Elevation & Depression (your answer) _________meters (groups avg.) 4. lightpost _________meters (your answer) _________meters (groups avg.) 5. miscellaneous item _________meters (your answer) _________meters (groups avg.)...
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 Fall '10
 Towns
 Geometry, Approximation, Angles

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