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Posted by **Sarah** on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 10:27pm.

- calculus - related rates? -
**drwls**, Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 12:06am"bepper" is not a subject I am familiar with.

Let x be the distance of the bottom from the wall.

x = (26 ft)*sin(theta)

dx/dt = 26 cos(theta)* d(theta)/dt = 4 ft/s

Solve for d(theta)/dt. It will be in radians per second.

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