Posted by Anonymous on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 10:29am.
If John stands near a 30 foot tall tree and leans a 50 foot tall ladder against the tree that reaches to the top of tree, then how far is John standing away from the tree? (Round to the nearest hundredth)

algebra  Steve, Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 11:22am
think 345 right triangle.
or, do the math:
√(50^2  30^2)

algebra  Navami, Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 11:48am
yea its right angle triangle with 30 foot being adjacent side and 50 foot hypotenuse
you have to find base using formula
sq.(50^230^2)

algebra  Anonymous, Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 10:24am
40
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