51,34m

50%

A

Midfielder

18m

60º

B

Striker

In a soccer match, a midfield player at point A turns 50° to his right and passes the ball to a

striker who is standing 18m away from the goal. The ball travels for 51,34m. The striker kicks

the ball at an angle of 60° to the left of the goal and scores for his team. This situation is

illustrated below.

1.1 Determine the distance that the midfielder would have to run to catch up with the

striker (AC)

1.2 Find angle ABE.

1.3 How far does the striker's shot travel (EB)

1.4

Find the length of CD in the diagram above.