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# 8t The height of an outdoor basketball backboard is 11.5 ft, and the backboard casts a shadow 19 ft . Use a trigg function to make a equation of the...

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﻿﻿﻿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

(a) sin ﻿ θ ﻿ = ﻿ ​ H y p o t e n u s... View the full answer

• the angle is actually 31.2
• natasha.m097
• 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?
• ankitmittal
• 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
• natasha.m097
• 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
• ankitmittal
• Aug 01, 2018 at 11:56am

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