Posted by Ld on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:46pm.
A picture must be hung on a wall were the distance from the floor to ceiling is 8 feet. The center of the picture mist be 5 1/4 feet from the floor. Determine the distance from the ceiling to the top of the picture frame
How do I do this solve this? Thanks!
The picture is 24 inches wide and 28 inches high
Thanks!

Math  Reiny, Monday, January 21, 2013 at 9:17am
make a sketch and work in inches
label the centre of the picture as P.
that point must be (85 1/4) ft or (9663) inches or 33 inches from the ceiling.
from P to the top of the painting is 14 inches
so from the top of the painting to the ceiling must be
33  14 inches or 19 inches

Math  bb, Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 7:36pm
hate it

Math  Jamie, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 10:31pm
Hhow'd you get 14 inches though?

Math  Jamie, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 10:58pm
Ughh....

Math  Jamie, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:06pm
Oh, never mond! 28 inches high /2 so you can find the area between ceiling and middle of painting.

Math  Jamie, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:06pm
Oh, never mind! 28 inches high /2 so you can find the area between ceiling and middle of painting.

Math  ddh, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:09pm
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