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 of a 26-foot pole to a point on the ground that is 15 feet from the bottom of the pole. Approximately how long is the wire in feet? (1 point)

16
21
30
37

3. 9.5
4. 21
Are they correct? Thanks

asked by Delilah
  1. Your first answer is right. Your second answer is wrong.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. is the answer 30

    posted by Delilah
  3. Yes. It's 30

    posted by Ms. Sue

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