Algebra
posted by Loren .
a ladder is leaned against a building. the bottom of the ladder is 9 feet from the building the top of the ladder is 16 feet above the ground. draw a diagram to represent the situation. what is the slope of the ladder?

the top of her ladder is resting on the side of her house 22 feet above the ground. if the the base of the ladder is 5 feet from the ground, what is the slope of the ladder