MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
A ramp leads up to a building. The top of the ramp is 5 feet above the ground, and the bottom is 15 feet from the building as shown. What is the length of the ramp? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a foot. A. 16.0 ft B. 15.8 ft C. 20.0 ft D. 14.1 ft
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MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
I still didn't get the answer
anonymous
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ok. show me what you did

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MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
1st 5*5=25 2nd 15*15=225 3rd 25+225=250 4th 250*250=62,500
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UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
@MikeyMaximum, you started right, but your fourth step is not the right one \[a^2+b^2=c^2\] \[5^2+15^2=c^2\\ 25+225=c^2\\ 250 = c^2\\ c=\sqrt{250}\\ = \]
MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
O... Ok
UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
to simplify √250, first factor 250
UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
do you know how to factor 250?
MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
Its B right?
UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
im not up to that point yet
MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
o
UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
250 = 25*10 right? now can you further factor 25? and 10?
MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
I didn't exactly learn that yet :P
UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
what number when multiplied by it self makes 25?
MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
5
UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
5*5 = 25 and 2*5 = 10 so 250 = 5*5 * 2*5 = 5^2 * 2*5 We have √250 = √5^2 * 2*5 = 5*√2*5= (calculator says) 15.8 , yeah B
MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
R u male or female?
UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
i am a male
MikeyMaximum
  • MikeyMaximum
Well, thx nice kind sir
UnkleRhaukus
  • UnkleRhaukus
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