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can someone solve the triange im really stuck on it

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- July 25th 2007, 07:54 PMusm_67Trig Question
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can someone solve the triange im really stuck on it - July 25th 2007, 08:03 PMtukeywilliams
use law of cosines/ law of sines.

- July 25th 2007, 08:04 PMusm_67
well i know that since the chapter is based on it i just dont kno where to start

- July 25th 2007, 08:16 PMtukeywilliams
Is that ?

- July 25th 2007, 08:17 PMusm_67
ye my bad its <axb

- July 25th 2007, 08:27 PMtukeywilliams
So .

. Solve for . Then you can solve for the height from this information. So . We already know . So solve for . So or . - July 25th 2007, 08:35 PMusm_67
i get everythin but how du u know what angles to use

like if its <XAB which angle is it referrin too

a rite - July 25th 2007, 08:39 PMtukeywilliams
The angles refer to the opposite sides. So refers to side .