To find the height of your object, bring this x value back to the original drawing. By labeling it, we can see that the height of the object, h, is e...
In this Instructable, I'll show you how to use a clinometer to measure the height of a tall object (for help constructing your own clinometer from basic classroom materials, click here).
What you will need;
Clinometer Tape measure Paper Pen or pencil Assistant
Step 1: Pick a spot
Pick a spot to measure your object (I measured a telephone pole). You should be far enough away from your object that you can see the top of it, and you need to be on level ground with the base of the object. I like to set something down by my feet once I've picked my spot, so that I can easily come back to it.