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A person on a boat 2 meters above sea level, has an angle of elevation of 16^{o} to the top of a lighthouse.
After moving 50 meters directly away from the lighthouse, the angle of elevation is 12^{o}.
Find the height of the top of the lighthouse above sea level.The height of the lighthouse above sea level isCode:*A ** | * * | * * | * * |h * * | * * | * 12^{o} * 16^{o} | D* - - - * - - - - - - - *B 2| 50 C x |2 F* - - - - - - - - - - - *E
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Equate [2] and [1]: .
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Hence: .
Answer: .