Kath stands at the top of a vertical cliff. She sights a ship on the ocean at an angle of depression of 7 degrees. The ship moves directly away from where Kath is standing, until after it has travelled 1100 m, the angle of depression is now 5 degrees.

a) Use the sine rule to find the direct (line of sight) distance from Kath to the ship at its second location, correct to the nearest metre.

b) Hence or otherwise find, correct to nearest metre:

i) the height of Kath above the ocean

ii) the distance of the ship from the base of the cliff before it travelled the 1100 m.

Please show any working out. I would love to see some help regarding these questions.

a) Use the sine rule to find the direct (line of sight) distance from Kath to the ship at its second location, correct to the nearest metre.

b) Hence or otherwise find, correct to nearest metre:

i) the height of Kath above the ocean

ii) the distance of the ship from the base of the cliff before it travelled the 1100 m.

Please show any working out. I would love to see some help regarding these questions.

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