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A monster truck drives off a ramp in order to jump onto a row of cars. The ramp has a height of 9 feet and a horizontal length of 23 feet. What is the angle θ of the ramp? (θ is the angle of elevation.) Round your answer to the nearest integer, if necessary.
 

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Step 1

To Determine: The angle θ of the ramp.

A monster truck drives off a ramp in order to jump onto a row of cars. The ramp has a height of 9 feet and a horizontal length of 23 feet.

Step 2

Given that,

Height of the ramp is 9 feet.

Horizontal length is 23 feet.

Now we will draw a triangle.

                                                             Geometry homework question answer, step 2, image 1

Step 3

Formula Used:

We know that, 

                                                           Geometry homework question answer, step 3, image 1

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