Posted by **Tiyana** on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 6:01pm.

The mast of a sailing ship is 20 ft tall. A rope is streched 26 ft from the top of the mast to a cleat on the deck of the ship. How far is the cleat from the base of the mast?

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