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Type: Multiple-Choice
Category: Trigonometry
Level: Grade 11
Standards: HSG-SRT.C.6, HSG-SRT.D.11
Author: nsharp1
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Grade 11 Trigonometry CCSS: HSG-SRT.C.6, HSG-SRT.D.11

Shane is standing near a cell tower. The angle of elevation from him to the top of the tower is 73°. Cara is standing 10 feet behind Shane (further away from the cell tower). From her, the angle of elevation to the top of the tower is 65°. What is the height of the tower, rounded to the nearest tenth of a foot?
  1. 9.1 ft
  2. 59.0 ft
  3. 62.3 ft
  4. 65.7 ft
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