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Day 2 - Basic Trig Problem Solving

  1. A tree casts a shadow that is 50 m long. The sun's rays make a 68 degree angle with the ground. What is the height of the tree to the nearest tenth of a metre?

  2. Mr. Brash tied his kite to the ground with 46 m of string. The wind pulls the kite out to a point where the angle of elevation with the ground is approximately 38 degrees. Find the altitude of the kite to the nearest tenth of a metre.

    (solutions - coming soon)