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OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

In this diagram, what is the value of b, correct to the nearest tenth? A. 2.5 B. 2.8 C. 3.7 D. 5.0 E. 6.2

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Diagram?

OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

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OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

i dont understand it

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Ok... so this is complicated but its a bit simple to understand depending on how you go about solving it ok?

OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

ive tried sin and cosin

OpenStudy (anonymous):

The only thing is that im going to assume there isnt another diagram to compare it to?

OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

nope there is not

hartnn (hartnn):

use sine rule \(\huge \dfrac{\sin B}{b}=\dfrac{\sin C}{c}\)

OpenStudy (anonymous):

He said he tried that hartnn

hartnn (hartnn):

B= 54.33 C=29.16 c=3 then try again :)

OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

ive tried that the answer i got was 4.49

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Hartnn the 54.33 was already given >_>

hartnn (hartnn):

3 sin 54.33/ sin 29.16 = 3.089

OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

thats not an answer

OpenStudy (anonymous):

Ladie..not that i dont mind...but why follow me? im a freshman >_>

hartnn (hartnn):

yeah, can you verify the Question or choices ?

OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

they came right from the website

OpenStudy (anonymous):

The closest answer to 3.089 is C...

OpenStudy (ladiesman217):

ok

OpenStudy (anonymous):

goofy closest to 3.089 is b lmao

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