Posted by **jos** on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 5:55pm.

Marvin has a 27-foot ladder. Safety standards dictate that the base of a 27-foot ladder should be placed 7 feet from a vertical wall.

How far above the ground will the top of the ladder be on the wall, in feet? Round your answer to the nearest hundredth.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Trigonometry - The Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends that the base ...
- Analytical Geometry - A 10 foot long ladder is leaning against a vertical wall ...
- Doral Middle - phillip has a 40-foot ladder that is placed 11 feet from a ...
- Math Algebra - A 10 foot ladder is to be placed against the wall, the base of ...
- Calculus - a 5m ladder rests against a vertical wall. The top of the ladder ...
- geometry - A 25-foot ladder is placed against a vertical wall of a building. The...
- Math Calculus - The foot of a 30-foot ladder is being pulled away from a ...
- Calculus - related rates: a ladder, 12 feet long, is leaning against a wall. if ...
- College Alegebra - a 23 foot ladder is placed against a vertical wall of a ...
- Math- Calculus - A 20 foot ladder is sliding down a vertical wall at a constant ...

More Related Questions