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larrylovestein

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A 24-foot ladder rests against a house near a second story window 20 feet from the ground. Assume that the ladder and the house both sit on level ground. To the nearest whole number, find the following values: A. The measure of the angle formed by the base of the ladder and level ground is_____ B. The measure of the angle formed by the top of the ladder and the second story window is ______ C. The distance, on level ground, between the base of the ladder and the house is _____ feet.

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  1. FireKat97
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1442932445488:dw| this is a diagram for part A, it may help you visualise and hence solve

  2. FireKat97
    • one year ago
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    do you understand how you would solve for angle A @larrylovestein ?

  3. larrylovestein
    • one year ago
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    not really, can you help me with it?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    use the pythagorean therom to solve for angle a

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