Posted by **Katie** on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 7:43pm.

2 extension ladders are leaning at the same angle against a vertical wall. The 3 meter ladder reaches 2.4 meters up the wall. How much farther up the wall does the 8 meter ladder reach?

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**bobpursley**, Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 7:48pm
3/8=2.4/L

solve for L.

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