Posted by **Karen** on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 3:50pm.

A 3 foot long pole leans against a wall. The bottom is 5 feet from the wall. How much farther should the bottom be pulled away from the wall so that the top moves the same amount down the wall?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - A 15 m ladder leans against a wall,its bottom is 9m from the wall. How ...
- math - A ladder 10 m long rests on horizontal ground and leans against a ...
- Calculus - A 17 foot ladder is leaning against a wall. The bottom of the ladder ...
- calculus - a ladder 6 feet long leans against a vertical building. the bottom of...
- Calculus - The top of a 24 foot ladder, leaning against a vertical wall, is ...
- Math - A ladder 10 ft long leans against a wall. The bottom of the ladder is 6 ...
- Calculus - A ladder 15 feet long leans against a vertical wall. Supppose that ...
- Calculus - A ladder 15 meters long leans against a vertical wall. If the foot of...
- Calculus--Please Help! - A 13-foot ladder is leaning against a vertical wall. If...
- College Calculus - A 13-foot ladder is leaning against a vertical wall. If the ...

More Related Questions