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Homework Help: Algebra 1

Posted by Jack on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 7:11pm.

A ladder is resting against a wall. The top of the ladder touches the wall at a height of 15 feet and the length of the ladder is one foot more than twice the distance from the wall. Find the distance from the wall to the bottom of the ladder. (Hint: Use the Pythagorean Theorem.)

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