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October 21, 2014

Homework Help: geometry

Posted by Angie on Thursday, January 14, 2010 at 8:40pm.

A 6-foot ladder touches the side of a building at a point 5 feet above the ground. At what height would a 15-foot ladder touch the building if it makes the same angle with the ground as the shorter ladder?

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