Matt is using his binoculars and spots a bird at the top of a tree. The tree is a total of 26.8m tall and Matt is 1.8m tall. Using this information, answer the following questions.
If Matt is 1.8m tall and the tree is approximately 26.8 metres high, find how the value of f, assuming Matt is looking from eye-level. Find the value of side f.
What is the angle of elevation to the nearest whole degree from Matt's position to the bird?
What is the angle of depression to the nearest whole degree from the bird to Matt's position?
Are your answers to Question #1 and #2 the same? Why/why not?