The Tunnel

The Tunnel of Fear ride climbs straight up to its peak 50 meters above the ground. Then, it drops 65 meters into an underground tunnel. What is the elevation of the tunnel relative to the ground?

Correct answer:

e =  -15 m

Step-by-step explanation:

h1=50 m h2=65 m  e=h1h2=5065=15 m



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-15 m = 15 m below ground, -15 m AGL

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