Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Math Textbook Pg.80 #24 b.

      The Distance, d, in kilometers, that a person can cross the ocean to the horizon is given by formula  d = /12.4 x h. in the formula h is the height, in meter of the persons eye above the waters. Calculate the distance to each of the following people can see across the ocean to the horizon . Express answer to the nearest tenth of a kilometer. 

B)  Brian is standing at the water's edge. His eyes are 165 cm above the water. 

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