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Rangers at Fire Station A spot a fire, point C, at a bearing of ${65}^{o}$. At the same time rangers at Fire Station B, 40 miles due East, spot the same fire at a bearing of ${20}^{o}$.

How far is the fire from Fire Station A?

(Round to the nearest tenth of a mile.)

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A

$19.3\; \text{miles}$

B

$109.9\; \text{miles}$

C

$30.1\; \text{miles}$

D

$53.2\; \text{miles}$

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