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Height And Distance


Important formulae and tricks and shortcuts of Height and Distance:

We are providing you Important Concepts and Tricks on Height and Distance which are usually asked in almost all competitive exams like IBPS, Govt. Exams and CAT and in quantitative aptitude of MNCs. Use these below given tricks to solve questions within minimum time. These tricks will be very helpful for your upcoming Competitive Exam.

Angle of Elevation: Let AB be a tower/pillar/shell/minar/pole etc.) standing at any point C on the level ground is viewing at A.

The angle ,which the line AC makes with the horizontal line BC is called angle of elevation .so angle ACB is angle of elevation.

Angle of Depression: If observer is at Q and is viewing an object R on the ground ,then angle between PQ and QR is the angle of depression .so angle PQR is angle of depression.


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