OpenStudy (anonymous):

can someone check my answer

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

A rocket travels 50 km vertically upward at a 90° angle from point A to point B. It then moves a distance of 50 km along the line segment BC, as shown below. What is the height of the rocket, at point C, from the ground?

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

is it 75Km?

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

You take the top triangle and use trignometry to find the opposite side. I strongly recomend you take the sin function. The opposite side of the hight is 50 km because it is a rectangle so opposite sides have the same length. so 50 + ( the opposite side) would give you the total height.

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

i know and i got 75km in the end is that correct?

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@shinebrightlikeadimon yes its correct :D

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

thanks i have more but i got the answer but i just need someone to check it for me if you can do that pleasE? @Boblovesmath

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@shinebrightlikeadimon sure tag me in the question.

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

k i'll close this one so you can get more medals

3 years ago
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