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An anchor holding a boat stationary on a river forms a 30 angle with the river bottom. The anchor line is 100 meters long.

An anchor holding a boat stationary on a river forms a 30º angle with the river bottom. The anchor line is 100 meters long. Assuming the river has a uniform depth, how deep is the river directly below the boat?

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