Posted by **Naomi** on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 11:32pm.

A ladder is two feet longer than the height of a certain wall. When the top of the ladder is placed against the top of the wall, the distance from the base of the ladder to the bottom of the wall is equal to the height of the wall. How high is the wall?

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