My normal approach here is not working, can anyone help?
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Originally Posted by ineedhelplz My normal approach here is not working, can anyone help? angle between the sun ray and the hill = 30 angle between the tree and the down side of the hill = 112 angle between the top of the tree and the sun ray = 180 - (30+112) = 38 hillside distance = 215 use the law of sines to find tree height
Thanks, but where did 112 come from? I don't see where you got that.
Originally Posted by ineedhelplz Thanks, but where did 112 come from? I don't see where you got that. sketch a horizontal line that passes through the bottom of the tree ... what do you remember about alternate-interior angles?
Like this? I'm not really sure what you mean.
that's not a horizontal line ...
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