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Height of the Clouds

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You observe the edge of a cloud at an altitude of 20 degrees and the sun above it at an altitude of 35 degrees. The shadow cast by the edge of the cloud falls on an object that you know is 2300 yards from your position. How high is the cloud? (Ladies Diary, 1721) Click here to reveal the answer

"Height of the Clouds," Loci (January 2005)

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