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Finding the angle of a strung guy wire.

A guy wire (a type of support used for example, on radio antennas) is attached to the top of a 50 foot pole and stretched to a point that is d feet from the bottom of the pole. Express the angle of inclination as a function of d.

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The pole, the guy wire, and the distance between the bottom of the pole and the point ...

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This provides a step-by-step solution to find the angle subtended of a guy wire strung from the top of a pole and the ground.