To find the height of a pole, you move 45 feet away from the base of the pole and note the angle of elevation from the protractor you are holding 3 feet above the ground to be 35 degrees
tan 35 =0.7
=h/45 where h is height of the pole from 5 feet up
so h= 0.7 *45
Hence height of pole = 31.5 + 3 = 34.5
Height to the nearest foot = 35 feet
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