Posted by **Victoria** on Monday, May 9, 2011 at 7:28pm.

A ladder is 1 foot longer than its vertical heigt along the side of the house. The distance of the base of the ladder from the house is 7 feet less than its vertical height from the ground. How far up the house does the ladder reach?

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