# Solution: If the angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the top of the pole is 43°, how tall is the pole?

(Last Updated On: December 8, 2017)

#### Problem Statement:

A pole tilts toward the sun at an angle 10° from the vertical casts a shadow 9 meters long. If the angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the top of the pole is 43°, how tall is the pole?

The pole is 10.2 m tall.

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