An inclined plane rises 1 in 20.If length of the inclined plane is 5 m , calculate the height of the raised end above the horizontal. Hint: sin? = 1/20.

Asked by Shanmuga Priya | 27th Jul, 2013, 09:24: AM

Expert Answer:

 

 

(The inclined plane's geometry is based on a right triangle. The horizontal length is sometimes called Run, the vertical change in height Rise)

 

Let the height of the raised end above the horizontal be h metre.

Answered by  | 28th Jul, 2013, 12:44: PM

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