Posted by marko on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 9:21pm.
a playground is 50yd by 50 yd
amy walked across the playground from one corner to the opposite corner. how far did she walk?
i got : 5000yd
#2
a 70 ft ladder is mounted 10 ft above the ground on a fire truck. the bottom of the ladder is 40 ft from the wall of a building. the top of the ladder is touching the building. how high off the ground is the top of the ladder?
im not sure on this

geometry  Reiny, Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 9:36pm
Does you answer make any logical sense to you ????
distance^2 = 50^2 + 50^2 = 5000
distance = √5000
= appr. 70.7 yds
2. Make a sketch and use Pythagoras

geometry  marko, Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 9:52pm
for number 1 should it be she walked 100 yd

geometry  marko, Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 10:31pm
a playground is 50yd by 50 yd
amy walked across the playground from one corner to the opposite corner. how far did she walk?
i got : 100 yd

geometry  Steve, Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 11:55pm
marko, she didn't walk around the playground  she walked across it  diagonally
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