## – To approach the runway, a small plane must begin a 6° descent starting from a height of 1297 feet above the ground. To the nearest t

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– To approach the runway, a small plane must begin a 6° descent starting from a height of 1297 feet above the

ground. To the nearest tenth of a mile, how many miles from the runway is the airplane at the start of this

approach?

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## Answers ( )

Step-by-step explanation:Use the equation: sin(Theta)=opposite/ hypotenuse

X shows the how far from approach

so sin(26)=1297/x

rearrange to make: X=1125/sin(26

so 1125/sin(26)= 2,566.3 miles

Therefore,itwillbe2,566.3milesfromapproachhopethishelps:)Haveaniceday