A 1.2m tall girl spots a balloon moving with the wind in a horizontal line at a height 88.2 m from the ground. The angle of elevation of the balloon from the eyes of the girl at any instant is 60°.After sometime, the angle of elevation reduces 30°.Find the distance travelled by the balloon during the interval.

 

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This question is exactly same as Ex 9.1, 14 of Chapter 9 Class 10 in the NCERT Book.

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Question 34 (Choice - 2) A 1.2m tall girl spots a balloon moving with the wind in a horizontal line at a height 88.2 m from the ground. The angle of elevation of the balloon from the eyes of the girl at any instant is 60°.After sometime, the angle of elevation reduces 30°.Find the distance travelled by the balloon during the interval.

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