# math

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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