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The upper part of a tree is broken over by the wind makes an angle of  with the ground and the distance from the root to the point where the top of the tree meets the ground is 15 m The height of the broken part is

Correct Answer: Option(d)
Solution: Let the length of the broken part =
Angle made by the broken part with the ground =  
the distance on the ground = m
The ground, the broken part and the unbroken part forms a right angled triangle.
Hence,

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