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How high up the wall is the ladder?

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A 13 feet ladder is placed 5 feet away from a wall. The distance from the ground straight up to the top of the wall is 13 feet.

Oct 16th, 2017

Answer is simple, you can find the answer through Pythagorean theorem.

a squared + b squared= c squared

if 13 is a and 5 Is b plug into the equation

13^2+5^2=c^2

194 (13 squared = 169 + 5 squared = 25) = c squared.

now take the square root

c^2 is approximately 13.9

hope I helped :)

Apr 22nd, 2015

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