The height of an outdoor basketball backboard is 11.5 ft, and the backboard casts a shadow 19 ft .
a. Use a trigg function to make a equation of the angle of elevation.
(c) what is the angle of elevation
b: 31.18 degrees Detailed... View the full answer
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- the angle is actually 31.2
- Aug 01, 2018 at 11:28am
- I have checked the answer, it is 37.25 degree. If it is 31.2 than show me how?
- Aug 01, 2018 at 11:33am
- I am not sure, but I put the answer in the system and it said the right answer is 31.2
- Aug 01, 2018 at 11:44am
- Now, i see by mistake i took 19 ft as hypotenuse, instead of Adjacent (sorry). Take 19 ft as Adjacent than after that the answer is, 31.2
- Aug 01, 2018 at 11:56am