A building 86.53 feet tall has a shadow that is 89.39 feet long. Find the angle of elevation of the sun to the nearest hundredth of a degree.The angle of elevation is degrees.(Round to the nearest hundredth as needed.)Enteryour answer in the answer box and then click Check Answer.llparts showingClear All9%2345678

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A building 86.53 feet tall has a shadow that is 89.39 feet long. Find the angle of elevation of the sun to the nearest hundredth of a degree.
The angle of elevation is degrees.
(Round to the nearest hundredth as needed.)
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A building 86.53 feet tall has a shadow that is 89.39 feet long. Find the angle of elevation of the sun to the nearest hundredth of a degree. The angle of elevation is degrees. (Round to the nearest hundredth as needed.) Enter your answer in the answer box and then click Check Answer. ll parts showing Clear All 9% 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

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Step 1

Let θ be the angle of elevation of the sun.

Consider the figure as shown in Figure 1.

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Step 2

From Figure 1, it observed that,

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