katherinesmith
  • katherinesmith
A ladder is resting against a wall. The ladder and the ground make an angle of 35° and the ladder is 8 ft from the wall. How long is the ladder? Round your answer to the nearest hundredth.
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katherinesmith
  • katherinesmith
@Psymon
Psymon
  • Psymon
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Psymon
  • Psymon
Just gotta draw a picture to see :P

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katherinesmith
  • katherinesmith
what is the number i'm trying to use to find the equation
Psymon
  • Psymon
Well, you need to use the trig function that includes the known side and the unknown side.
katherinesmith
  • katherinesmith
sin ?
Psymon
  • Psymon
It would be cosine this time. We have an adjacent side and the hypotenuse, so that calls for cosine.
katherinesmith
  • katherinesmith
so cos(35) = 8/x ?
Psymon
  • Psymon
Yep :3
katherinesmith
  • katherinesmith
final answer is 9.76?
Psymon
  • Psymon
yep xD

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