anonymous
  • anonymous
John leaned a 17-foot ladder against his house. He placed the base of the ladder 8 feet from his house, and the top of the lader reached the base of his window. How high is the base of his window from the ground? If needed, draw a picture to help you solve the problem. A. What formula would you use to solve this problem. B. Show all work. Make sure to label your answer.
Mathematics
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Nurali
  • Nurali
use the Pythagorean theorem on the first one a^2+b^2=C^2 since the latter is leaning against the house, the latter is the hypotenuse so C is 17 the base (a or b it doesn't matter) is 8
anonymous
  • anonymous
ok thank you
Nurali
  • Nurali
Anytime.

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