# Trig

A 12 foot ladder leans against a building. The top of the ladder leans against the wall 10.5 feet from the ground. What is the angle formed by the ground and the ladder? Assume its a right triangle.

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1. sin x = 10.5/12
so, x = ?

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2. try doing it ur self

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3. jfhdjuasn

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4. X=56 , im not sure how to get it but ive been researching this question as well

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