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# Math

#1
02-12-2013, 11:07 AM
 Silver Member Join Date: Mar 2012 Posts: 107
Math

The range is 621 yards from shooter to target. the shooter is at 3260'and the target is at 3576' for a change of 316'. what is the angle and the adjusted yards that he is shooting? please show your work
#2
02-12-2013, 11:26 AM
 Silver Member Join Date: Mar 2012 Posts: 107
Re: Math

im gettting a 9.765 degree angle. so if i round to 10 degrees... it would be 611.6 yards?
#3
02-12-2013, 11:37 AM
 Silver Member Join Date: Sep 2011 Location: Northeast Wisconsin Posts: 109
Re: Math

shoot to 612, i did the math, with no rounding you get 612.0013 yards
#4
02-12-2013, 11:54 AM
 Bronze Member Join Date: Dec 2011 Location: Maryland Posts: 95
Re: Math

a2 + b2 = c2

105.33^2 + b^2 = 621 ^2
11,094.41 + b^2 = 385,641.00
b^2 = 374,546.59
b = 612.00

612.00 yards

Angle is 9.77 degrees.
#5
02-12-2013, 12:03 PM
 Gold Member Join Date: Jan 2008 Location: West Central Idaho Posts: 941
Re: Math

I come up with 9.63 degrees. I just laid it out in Auto Cad
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#6
02-12-2013, 12:12 PM
 Silver Member Join Date: Apr 2012 Location: Florida Posts: 181
Re: Math

Can you repeat the question...
#7
02-12-2013, 12:26 PM
 Bronze Member Join Date: Dec 2011 Location: Maryland Posts: 95
Re: Math

I showed my work I win.

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