# Geometry

You are building a ramp that will in the shape of a perfect right-angled triangle. the vertical height of the ramp will be 10 feet. The horizonatal base of the ramp will be 15 feet. What will be the length of the downward sloping side of the ramp?

I calculated 18 feet? Is that correct

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asked by Jen
1. That's correct -- or if you carry it out farther -- 18.03 feet.

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2. i don't know

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