# Finding the Degree

• January 24th 2009, 08:45 PM
megs_world
Finding the Degree
I used sine law to find 31.44 and 55.1 degrees but i'm not sure it's right now i'm confused. what should i do? please help.
• January 24th 2009, 09:07 PM
mollymcf2009
So everything EXCEPT 31.44 and 55.1 was on the original problem given to you? Can you post the exact problem as it was given?
• January 24th 2009, 09:13 PM
megs_world
Original Problem
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• January 24th 2009, 09:53 PM
mr fantastic
Quote:

Originally Posted by megs_world
I used sine law to find 31.44 and 55.1 degrees but i'm not sure it's right now i'm confused. what should i do? please help.

$\frac{\sin \alpha}{6} = \frac{\sin 73^0}{11} \Rightarrow \alpha = 31.44^0$.
$\frac{\sin \beta}{11} = \frac{\sin 31.44^0}{7} \Rightarrow \beta = 55.1^0$.