# algebra 1

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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?

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Draw a rt. triangle with the hyp representing the ladder, anbd the hor side equals 7ft.

L = 7 / cos60 = 14 ft. = Length of

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