What is the pitch of a roof that has a height of 8 ft and a horizontal run of 2?

Algebra
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The slope of a roof is called the pitch, and it is found the same way as slope. What is the pitch of a roof that has a height of 8 ft and a horizontal run of 2?

Mar 19th, 2015

Slope is rise/run


Here the rise is 8 and the run is 2. So we divide.
8/2 = 4

The Pitch of the rook is 4

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