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April 16, 2014

April 16, 2014

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**math(Please help!!!)**

A ladder is leaning against a house and is forming a 60 degree angle with the ground. If the top of the ladder is 18 feet off of the ground, how long is the ladder? Leave your answer in exact form.
*Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 10:00pm by Abbey*

**the parts of speech**

1. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. A. Verb B. Noun C. Adjective D. Adverb 2. In the following sentence, identify the part of speech of the italicized word. Large fish swim swiftly in the sea. 3...
*Monday, April 25, 2011 at 5:10pm by Anonymous*

**what is a mortgage rate**

Hello, I am in college and thinking of buying a house. What constitutes an excessively high mortgage rate today? I got an offer of 7.5% APR, which I know is high. But with limited credit history but a great credit score, this is the best offer I have received. Thank you so ...
*Wednesday, August 24, 2005 at 6:38pm by Greg*

**Math(is this correct?)**

Write the standard form of the equation of the circle that passes through (0,4) and has its center at (-3, -1) (x+3)^2+(y+1)^2=sqrt34
*Monday, October 6, 2008 at 12:56pm by House*

**Write a fictional, first-person account of the cre**

This is what my assignment is Describe, as if you were a member of that subordinate group, where the group originated, how it came to the United States, and one or two locations in the United States where members of your group live. Be creative in your fictional descriptions, ...
*Monday, August 29, 2011 at 9:07pm by Deb*

**government part of the essay**

The sole purpose of the Articles of Confederation was to save democracy from the over-controlling government, but the Articles instead created a weak central government. One of the weaknesses under the Articles was no executive leader for the government. Without having a head ...
*Saturday, August 12, 2006 at 2:19pm by Anonymous*

**math**

Paula has been told that the product of the length and width of her house is 900 square feet. Her house is in the shape of a rectangle. Name three possible dimensions of her house.
*Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 7:33pm by A*

**Math**

Jerome knows that the total distance around his house is 120 feet. His house is in the shape of a regular quadrilateral. What are the dimensions of his house?
*Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 7:15pm by A*

**algebra 1**

A ladder leaning against a house makes an angle of 60 degress with the ground. The foot of the ladder is 7 feet from the foundation of the house.how long is the ladder? please some sugesstions
*Saturday, April 23, 2011 at 2:46pm by nena*

**Geometry**

A ladder leaning against a house makes an angle of 60 degrees with the ground. The foot of the ladder is 7 ft from the house. How long is the ladder?
*Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 7:35pm by Evra*

**English-A Raisin in the Sun**

In A Raisin in the Sun, how are the dreams Walter and Ruth had when Travis was born similar to those of Big Walter and Mama? I am stuck on this one. Is it that they both wanted a house of their own? happiness? I don't know- please help me.......
*Saturday, September 1, 2007 at 12:42pm by Anonymous*

**Trigonometry**

A 22-foot ladder leans against a house. The top of the ladder is 12 feet above the ground. Find the angle the ladder makes with the ground.
*Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:10am by Anonymous*

**Math**

A laffer leaning against a house maes an angle of 60 degress with the ground. The foot of the leadder is 7 feet from the foundation of the house. How long is the ladder? Please help.
*Monday, April 18, 2011 at 1:39pm by ada*

**math**

A laffer leaning against a house maes an angle of 60 degress with the ground. The foot of the leadder is 7 feet from the foundation of the house. How long is the ladder? Please help.
*Monday, April 18, 2011 at 3:40pm by ashely*

**Math**

A laffer leaning against a house maes an angle of 60 degress with the ground. The foot of the leadder is 7 feet from the foundation of the house. How long is the ladder? Please help.
*Monday, April 18, 2011 at 5:28pm by ashely*

**algebra 1**

A laffer leaning against a house maes an angle of 60 degress with the ground. The foot of the leadder is 7 feet from the foundation of the house. How long is the ladder? Please help
*Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 12:21pm by Maram*

**math**

A laffer leaning against a house maes an angle of 60 degress with the ground. The foot of the leadder is 7 feet from the foundation of the house. How long is the ladder? Please help
*Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 3:45pm by Maram*

**A U**

Question : <11{1[4(23)23]}> People have claimed that Jamie’s paintings have given them the blues. Clearly this cannot be entirely correct, since many of Jamie’s paintings contain no blue at all. The argument above is flawed because the author: Student Answer: provides ...
*Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 10:04pm by boy*

**the big idea of energy**

The Big Idea Of Energy is to do with energy being transfered from one form to another. For example...in a lightbulb the electrical energy is turned into light and heat. The electrical energy comes from your house or wherever and then turns into light to light up your lightbulb...
*Tuesday, December 5, 2006 at 2:18pm by Anonomous*

**House of Atreus**

Hi. I need to write an analytical essay on the relationship of the Iliad and The Odyssey to the Oresteia, that explains how Aeschylus seems to be using those epics and their surrounding mythologies in his own trilogy of plays on the plight of the House of Atreus. Im not ...
*Sunday, December 3, 2006 at 12:39pm by Stumped.*

**Math**

A football is kicked with an initial velocity of 42 ft/sec at an angle of 35 degrees with the horizontal. How far has the football traveled horizontally after 0.5 sec? round to nearest tenth. Could someone explain this please?
*Monday, October 6, 2008 at 1:35pm by House*

**Confused about how this is worded?**

Animals and ancient peoples took shelter any where they could. A "house" provided shelter from the elements. To the West, a house was a source of pride and status. To the Chinese, a house was simply a structure to keep the family warm and dry.
*Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 10:45pm by Ms. Sue*

**trigometry**

1. A 16-foot ladder on ground level is leaning against a house. If the base of the ladder is placed 5.0 feet from the house, what is the angle formed at the top of the ladder? A. 24 B. 18 C. 72 D. 20 please help I don't know how to do this
*Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 5:02pm by jake*

**A U**

1. Question : <21{1[1(01)01]}> Since Jessica’s participation in local politics increased significantly after she joined her school’s political science club, it is clear that her involvement in that club led her to take an interest in politics. The argument above is ...
*Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 10:04pm by Critical Thinking Quiz*

**A U**

<11{1[4(17)17]}> Mrs. Orlof teaches two history classes, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Yesterday she gave the same test to both classes. Anyone who failed the test must take a retest. Since a greater percentage of students who took the morning test failed ...
*Sunday, February 13, 2011 at 10:04pm by lisa*

**trig.**

A ladder 20 feet long leans against the side of a house. Find the height from the top of the ladder to the ground if the angle if the angle of elevation of the ladder is 80
*Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 6:19pm by julie*

**trig.**

A ladder 20 feet long leans against the side of a house. Find the height from the top of the ladder to the ground if the angle if the angle of elevation of the ladder is 80
*Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at 6:20pm by julie*

**English- A Raisin in the Sun**

In the book A Raisin in the Sun, why is Beneatha worried about Mama meeeting Asagai? Is it only because she knows Mama doesn't like people to see their house messy? I am wondering if this is the only reason.
*Saturday, September 1, 2007 at 12:24pm by Anonymous*

**Confused about how this is worded?**

I'm having a hard time trying to understand what my teacher and the article I read are saying here? Could you put it into easier words for me? For the West, "A house was a capital investment, perhaps the prototype for all fixed capital investment, an assertion of culture in ...
*Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 10:45pm by Jill*

**english1a- my thesis, is it better?**

Many people have dreams whether it is to buy their dream car, dream house, or go on their dream vacation. Here in the land of freedom and opportunities, there is one dream that everyone strives for; the American Dream. The American Dream can mean different things to many ...
*Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 6:26pm by Kuromi*

**Math(repost)**

A football is kicked with an initial velocity of 42 ft/sec at an angle of 35 degrees with the horizontal. How far has the football traveled horizontally after 0.5 sec? round to nearest tenth. Could someone explain this please? x=t|v|cos(x) x=t(42)cos35 x=42tcos35 y=t|v|sin(x)-...
*Monday, October 6, 2008 at 3:26pm by House*

**english1a- my thesis, is it better?**

I re did my thesis.. Many people have dreams whether it is to buy their dream car, dream house, or go on their dream vacation. Here in the land of freedom and opportunities, there is one dream that everyone strives for; the American Dream. The American Dream can mean different...
*Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 6:26pm by Kuromi*

**About the government**

Here's another instance of manipulation that occurred recently. http://www.earthportal.org/forum/?p=406 Notice the dates. This bill passed through the House and the Senate and was sent on to the President for signing into law, but he vetoed it. Then the House and Senate voted ...
*Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 9:36pm by Writeacher*

**Math(PS.)**

How do you make a stem and leaf plot if one of the numbers is 100? All of my numbers are 2 digits ecept 100.
*Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 2:37pm by House*

**math**

John ties the leash of his dog to the corner of the doghouse. The dimensions of the dog house are 8ft x 8ft, and the leash is 10ft long. (hint: the chain is longer than the side of the dog house.) a) About how many square feet can john's dog wonder? b) If the dog walks in a ...
*Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 5:51pm by nicole a*

**Geometry**

A 12 foot ladder is leaning against a house. If the top of the ladder reaches 8 feet up the house, how far is the bottom of the ladder from the base of the house?
*Tuesday, April 1, 2008 at 2:36pm by Cat*

**Intermediate Algebra**

A ladder is leaning against a house. the distance from the top of the ladder to the ground is 12 feet, and the distance from the foot of the ladder to the house is 4 feet. how tall is the ladder?
*Monday, December 17, 2012 at 4:53pm by Anonymous*

**Math**

The base of a ladder leaning against a house is 30ft from the wall. if the ladder reaches 40ft high on the wall , how long is the ladder?
*Monday, January 7, 2013 at 4:24pm by Macy*

**english-check over work**

Prejudice is “a prejudgment, a conviction, reached beforehand, and shaped by preconceived ideas” (Baird pg 21). Most of the time it is a negative feeling of contempt towards people who are different than oneself. Prejudice is a recurring theme in Harper Lee’s novel To Kill a ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2008 at 10:54pm by ramla A*

**Math**

A surveyor sets a stake and then walks 150 ft north, where she sets a second stake. She then walks 300 ft east and sets a third stake. How far from the first stake is the third stake? Round to the nearest tenth. All I know is you use law of sines and subtract 300 from 150
*Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 10:06pm by House*

**Math**

Martin is painting his house and needs to reach a point 9 feet above the ground. He places a 10.5-foot-long ladder against the house so that it forms an angle of with the ground. a. Describe the triangle that is formed by the ground, the house, and the ladder. Identify the ...
*Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 7:20pm by Tigerlilly*

**Math**

Use the law of cosines to solve ABC with A=126.3, b=45, and c=62.5 I did all the work to find a but my problem is finding B a=96.2 Sin(B)=45sin126.3/96.2 B=Sin^-1(45sin126.3/96.2) It's not going through in my calculator
*Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 9:30pm by House*

**English**

I need to find the thesis and main points of his argument. President John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address. January 20, 1961. Text is in the public domain. Vice President Johnson, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Chief Justice, President Eisenhower, Vice President Nixon, President Truman, ...
*Friday, March 11, 2011 at 7:01pm by Jessica A*

**Geometry**

Larry has a ladder that is 16' long. If he sets the base of the ladder on level ground 5 feet from the side of the house, how many feet above the ground will the top of the ladder reach when it rests against the house?
*Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 12:24am by Nena*

**math**

a 15 foot ladder is leaning against a house. The base of the ladder is 4 feet from the house. to the nearest tenth of a foot, how high does the top of the ladder reach?
*Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 1:18pm by mer*

**7th grade Ms. Sue help Pygorean Theoream asap quic**

3. A ladder is leaning against a house. The distance between the base of the ladder to the house is 3 feet. The length of the ladder is 10 feet. In feet, how far above the ground does the ladder touch the house? (1 point) 4.2 9.5 10.4 14.1 4. A wire is stretched from the top ...
*Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 9:30pm by Delilah*

**Is this an area question?**

Dory wants to lay down carpet in ta room of her house. The room is rectangular in shape and are 15 feet by 20 feet. How much carpet will she need?
*Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 1:27pm by Angela*

**My last three questions. please. **

opposition to the constitution came from substantial majorities in which of the following three states populous states? A) North Carolina, Virginia and Pennsylvania b) Virginia, Massachusetts, New York c) Massachusetts, pennsylvania, georgia d) North Carolina, Virginia, New ...
*Friday, March 22, 2013 at 4:57pm by Anyone who is good in history?*

**calculus**

A 20 ft ladder is leaning against the side of a house. If the bottom of the ladder is moving away from the house at the rate of 2 feet per second, how fast is the top of the ladder moving down the wall when the bottom of the ladder is 12 feet from the house
*Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 6:24pm by Diana*

**can someon edit the rest of my position paper thnk**

The Senate In reality has no real job. Yes, the senates can disapprove or approve any piece of government legislation. If however the House of Common disagrees then they over rule the senates. If the prime minister loses the support of the House of Commons or the cabinet then ...
*Monday, April 23, 2007 at 2:13pm by Anonymous*

**math**

20 foot ladder is leaning against wall 3 feet out from the house and 12 above the ground how long is the ladder
*Sunday, July 19, 2009 at 10:35pm by Anonymous*

**algebra**

2. A 10 foot ladder is leaning against a house. The bottom of the ladder is 5 feet from the building. How high is the top of the ladder? Round to the nearest hundredth.
*Friday, November 26, 2010 at 11:01am by sera*

**Math**

a 16-foot ladder is leaning against a house and is 2 feet away from the foundation of the house. How high up will the ladder reach?
*Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 9:48pm by Abby*

**geometry**

your neighbor is standing at the top of a 14 foot ladder. the base is 4 feet from the house. how far off the ground is your neighbor
*Friday, February 15, 2013 at 12:59pm by ashley*

**Math**

a ladder that is 15 feet long leans against a house.the top of the ladder rests against the house at a height of 12 feet .how far from the building is the base of the ladder?
*Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 9:36pm by Luis Guerrero*

**Geometry**

A ladder leans against a house at a 60 angle to the ground. If the ladder extends to a length of 166 inches, what is the height of the house to the nearest hundredth of an inch?
*Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 5:29pm by Lil*

**Geometry**

A ladder leans against a house at a 60 angle to the ground. If the ladder extends to a length of 132 inches, what is the height of the house to the nearest hundredth of an inch?
*Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 7:56pm by Silvia*

**Calculus**

A 40-foot ladder is leaning against a house when its base starts to slide away. By the time the base is 32 feet from the house the base is moving at a rate of 4ft/sec. a. How fast is the top of the ladder moving down the wall at that moment? b. At what rate is the area of the ...
*Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 6:37am by Johnny*

**physics (it's rather urgent help is appreciated**

We are standing at a distance d=15 m away from a house. The house wall is h=6 m high and the roof has an inclination angle β=30 ∘. We throw a stone with initial speed v0=20 m/s at an angle α= 35 ∘. The gravitational acceleration is g=10 m/s2. (See figure...
*Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 5:01pm by anon*

**math**

John ties the leash of his dog to the corner of the doghouse. The dimensions of the dog house are 8ft x 8ft, and the leash is 10ft long. (hint: the chain is longer than the side of the dog house.)
*Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 5:48pm by nicole a*

**algebra**

A women has a ladder that is 13 feet long.if she sets the base of the ladder on level ground 5 feet from the side of a house,how many feet above the ground will the top of the ladder be when it rests against the house?
*Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 4:43pm by kirandeep*

**Algebra Packet (a lot of questions!)**

Ok, there a lot of questions from the WHOLE packet I received, so please bear with me. --------------------------------------- Factor each polynomial (#6+#11) 6. 2x^2+11x+15 11. 36x^2-49 --------------------------------------- The Nut House sells mixed nuts that are 20% ...
*Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at 11:28pm by Emily*

**The Great Gatsby**

Why did Daisy and Tom spend a year in France? in the great gatsby They wanted their little girl to learn French. There was no reason. Tom’s family bought a house in Paris. i believe the answer is 3?
*Monday, March 12, 2012 at 9:48pm by LAYLA*

**geometry**

your neighbor is standing at the top of a 14 foot ladder. the base of the ladder is 4 feet from the house. how far off the ground is the neighbor
*Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:39pm by ashley*

**trig**

A ladder leans against a house at a point 19 feet high. The ladder is 25 feet long. What is the measure of the angle formed by the ladder against the house?
*Monday, January 17, 2011 at 10:29pm by Abram*

**TECHNOLOGIES IN THE OFFICE**

you have a small business and must decide what method to use to prepare bills for your 107 CHARGE customers. you want to send the customer the original copy and want to keep three copies in-house. THE MOST EFFICIENT CHOICE IS TO
*Monday, March 23, 2009 at 4:17pm by Anonymous*

**Math **

A 20 meter ladder is leaning against a house.The bottom of the ladder is 15 meters away from the house. How far, to the nearest tenth, is the top of ladder from the ground? Do I multiply 20,x 15? I don't know how to do the problem
*Monday, December 17, 2012 at 8:03pm by Marco*

**Math **

A 20 meter ladder is leaning against a house.The bottom of the ladder is 15 meters away from the house. How far, to the nearest tenth, is the top of ladder from the ground? Do I multiply 20,x 15? I don't know how to do the problem
*Monday, December 17, 2012 at 8:21pm by Marco*

**rewrite the sentence in order**

friend two story on the lives in the corner house large My , . My friend lives in the large, two story house on the corner. My friend lives in the large, two story house on the corner. The two story house on the corner is the one my friend lives in. Try not to end sentences ...
*Thursday, March 15, 2007 at 7:15pm by jennifer*

**Louis Riels summation to the Jury**

When I came to the North West in July, 1884, I found the Indians suffering. I found the half-breeds eating the rotten pork of the Hudson Bay Company and getting sick and weak each day. Although a half-breed, and having no pretensions to help the Whites, I also paid attention ...
*Monday, May 23, 2011 at 6:18pm by Emma*

**physics**

We are standing at a distance d=15 m away from a house. The house wall is h=6 m high and the roof has an inclination angle β=30 ∘. We throw a stone with initial speed v0=20 m/s at an angle α= 35 ∘. The gravitational acceleration is g=10 m/s2. (See figure...
*Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 3:00pm by URGENT(could some one pls give me the answer*

**physics**

We are standing at a distance d=15 m away from a house. The house wall is h=6 m high and the roof has an inclination angle β=30 ∘. We throw a stone with initial speed v0=20 m/s at an angle α= 35 ∘. The gravitational acceleration is g=10 m/s2. (See figure...
*Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 3:10pm by URGENT(could some one pls give me the answer*

**english- "My name is asher lev"**

I am stuck on the following question in chapter 1: What is ironic about the “Christ killer” label so common in Eastern Europe? (Think about the historic events of the crucifixion—hint, answer who?) And the following in chapter 2: In what ways has Rivkeh ceased to be a “light-...
*Monday, November 17, 2008 at 4:42pm by NB*

**Literature--for the Jiskha volunteers**

This is a very simple assignment given to me today. I wanted to share it with you all: 'List all the things you are thankful for' The amazing people in my life My cat my house the food we eat chocolate google facebook cars books cameras and last but not least, all you ...
*Thursday, November 26, 2009 at 6:33pm by mysterychicken*

**AICE math**

A 30 foot ladder is leaning against a house(see figure). if the base of teh ladder is pulled away from the house at a rate of 2 feet per second, the top will move down the wall at a a rate of r= 2x/(sqrt(900-x^2) ft/sec, where s ist the distance between the base of the ladder ...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 8:03pm by Isabel*

**Math**

solve sin(theta)=-1 for all real values of (theta) I don't understand but by following the example in my book; sec(theta)=-1 from the pattern of the secant function, sec(theta)=-1 if theta=pi*n, where n is an odd integer. There is no example of sin.
*Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 9:15pm by House*

**Algebra **

Tom has a 15 foot ladder that he leaned against the wall of his house. Tom put the base of the ladder 3 feet away from the house. How far up The house is the top of the ladder?
*Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 1:00am by Carmen *

**To Kill a Mockingbird**

What does the jail in To Kill a Mockingbird represent? the knothole in the tree? the Radley house? Please help with any of these... I'm so confused! http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/mocking/themes.html Scroll down to read about symbols. One of the things about symbols is that ...
*Tuesday, May 15, 2007 at 9:29pm by Sally*

**physics**

A straight ladder is leaning against the wall of a house. The ladder has rails 4.80 m long, joined by rungs 5.100 m long. Its bottom end is on solid but sloping ground so that the top of the ladder is 3.100 m to the left of where it should be, and the ladder is unsafe to climb...
*Monday, March 14, 2011 at 11:45am by kia*

**physics**

A straight ladder is leaning against the wall of a house. The ladder has rails 4.50 m long, joined by rungs 0.470 m long. Its bottom end is on solid but sloping ground so that the top of the ladder is 0.780 m to the left of where it should be, and the ladder is unsafe to climb...
*Monday, April 4, 2011 at 8:45pm by Bob*

**House/ Crate training (dogs)**

This is an ambiguous question. Often a dog is put in a crate for traveling or to keep it from messing up the house. A. is an obviously correct answer. D. is a good answer, too. However, what dish should be placed in the crate -- water or food? Definitely, a water dish should ...
*Thursday, June 26, 2008 at 10:28pm by Ms. Sue*

**6th grade**

If a ladder is on a house and the top is touching the house 8 feet above the ground, the bottom is touching the ground 6 feet away from the house, if you move the ladder in 1 foot how high will the ladder be touching the house.
*Monday, April 5, 2010 at 9:10am by sim*

**Creating a Business Plan**

Please check my answers thank you very much Based on the following information below please answer the questions that follow. Area A: Brooklyn Brooklyn is a very heavily populated urban area within commuting distance from Manhattan by subway, bus, or car. Brooklyn has ...
*Saturday, March 14, 2009 at 12:27pm by Mari*

**Calc.**

A ladder 25ft long is leaning against the wall of a house. The ladder is pulled away from the wall at a rate of 2 ft per second. How fast is the top of the ladder moving down the wall when its base is 7ft from the wall?
*Monday, November 1, 2010 at 5:17pm by Preston*

**to kill a mockingbird**

which details help the reaer understand that the jail house is a symbol of maycomb's resistance to progress? These are questions that you should be able to answer directly from the book. Please let us know what you think, and we'll give you feedback. =) wat does jill dare jem ...
*Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at 8:38pm by john*

**math**

A painter leans a 15 foot ladder against the side of a house. The top of the ladder touches the house at a height that is 3 feet more than the distance from the house to the bottom of the ladder. How far is the bottom of the ladder from the house?
*Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 1:56pm by ashley*

**electricity**

Is it cheaper to use the dishwasher or wash them by hand? I think dishwasher but I need some kind of proof. Ive read serveral times that im right but can someone confirm?
*Friday, October 3, 2008 at 7:14pm by House*

**Algebra/Trig Check Answers please **

Can you please check these answers thanks 1. A ladder 14 feet long is leaning against a house. The foot of the ladder is 4.8 feet from the house. Find the angle of elevation of the ladder and the height it reaches on the house. Answer: 13.2=height 18.9 =angle of elevation 2. ...
*Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 4:47pm by Missy*

**geometry **

tylers 14 foot ladder makes a 62 degree angle with the ground.To the nearest foot, how far up the house does tylers ladder reach, and how far away from the house is the base of the ladder
*Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 9:59pm by victoria *

**Calculus**

A ladder is leaning against the wall of a house.The base of the ladder is pulled away from the wall at a rate of 2ft/sec (b) Consider the triangle formed by the side of the house ,theladder, and the ground. Find the rate at which the triangle is changing when the base of the ...
*Monday, February 6, 2012 at 12:40am by stheva*

**math trigonometry**

My question is kinda hard i dont know how to start the problem to get my answer. the question is: You are cleaning the gutters on your house. the gutters are @ a height of 24 feet. if you have a 50 foot ladder, what is the minimum angle the ladder can form with the ground?
*Sunday, December 6, 2009 at 1:29pm by kayla*

**calculus**

A 13 ft ladder is leaning against a house when its base begins to slide away. By the time the base is 3 ft from the house, the base is moving at the rate of 5 ft/sec. Answer the following: At what speed is the top of the ladder sliding down the wall at that time? Answer = ft/...
*Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 6:59pm by Avi*

**physics**

A straight ladder is leaning against the wall of a house. The ladder has rails 4.50 m long, joined by rungs 4.800 m long. Its bottom end is on solid but sloping ground so that the top of the ladder is 3.400 m to the left of where it should be, and the ladder is unsafe to climb...
*Monday, March 30, 2009 at 7:26pm by Jessi*

**House/ Crate training (dogs)**

Please check my answer thanks When a dog or puppy is in its crate what should its owner do A. Close the door to keep it safe B. Place the crate is an isolated part of the house C. Leave the puppy alone to enjoy its privacy. D. Place the dish in the crate and keep it full I ...
*Thursday, June 26, 2008 at 10:28pm by Helana*

**Long term planning**

Kim and Dan Bergholt are both government workers. They are considering purchasing a home in the Washington D.C. area for about $280,000. They estimate monthly expenses for utilities at $220, maintenance at $100, property taxes at $380, and home insurance payment at $50. Their ...
*Tuesday, August 8, 2006 at 11:23pm by candy*

**math word problem**

sam needs to clean the window on his house. he has a 25-foot ladder and places the base of the ladder 10 feet from the wall of the house. A) how high up the wall will the ladder reach? B) if his windows are 20 feet above the ground, what is the farthest distance the baes of ...
*Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 12:25pm by Nick*

**College Algebra**

A ladder is 1 foot longer than its vertical heigt along the side of the house. The distance of the base of the ladder from the house is 7 feet less than its vertical height from the ground. How far up the house does the ladder reach?
*Monday, May 9, 2011 at 7:28pm by Victoria*

**math**

1. nathan is climbing 25ft ladder oeaning against a tree. the foot of the ladder is 15ft from the base of the tree, what is the measure of the angle the ladder makes with ground. 2.erin is flying an plan at 3000 ft high, she sees her house at 32 degrees angle of depression ...
*Monday, May 20, 2013 at 3:06pm by rhita*

**law of sines and cosine**

a house is built on a triangle plot of land. two sides of the plot are 160 feet long and they meet at an angle of 85 degrees. if a fence is to be built around the property, how much fencing material is needed
*Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 10:36pm by s*

**from my house to school.**

i go out the door from town moor turn left and carry on then i cross a small road onto a thin path and walk on then i come to another road only this one is near town fields i cross that and walk on forwards about 10 minuits i come to a big two sided lane road near the ...
*Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 7:48pm by shannon bradley*

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