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An 11-ft ladder leans against the side of a house. The bottom of the ladder is
8 ft
from the side of the house. How high is the top of the ladder from the ground? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

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  1. You are using Pythagoras

    x^2 + y^2 = h^2
    8^2 + y^2 = 11^2
    y^2 = 121 - 64 = ...
    y = √... = ??

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  2. i got 7.5

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  3. Yes.

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  4. 75.55.

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  5. 7.55 rather

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