# A building casts a shadow 23 feet long when the angle of elevation of the sun is 52. How do you find the height of the building correct to the nearest integer?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 21, 2016

**The height of the building to the nearest integer is** **feet.**

#### Explanation:

Angle of elevation of the sun is

Length of the shadow of building be

Height of the building be

Here it forms a right angled triangle ABC of which AC (ht) is the

perpendincular and AB (shadow) be the base of the tringle and

Therefore ,

The height of the building to the nearest integer is