IMAT 2020 Q60-Physics

the answer is A but I thought that it was D. Any explanation?

Hi! Here’s a diagram to help! cos is adjacent/hypotenuse



I thought the same, marked D but unfortunately the answer is A.

hmm that’s odd because for the answer to be A, it would be sin ://

Cambridge likes to use tricky words.
it says line at 90 deg to the bank, not 90 deg from the bank.

Use the other side of the bank and you will get the answer. cos-1(4/5)


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please solve this question in detail.It is causing difficulty in understanding.Please help me understand this question.

Yes. The answer is correctly A: