# A 12 - ft ladder leans against the side of a house. The bottom of the ladder is 6 ft from the side of the house. How high is the top of the ladder from the ground? If necessary, round

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1. ## Algebra

A 12 foot ladder leans against the side of a house the bottom of the ladder is 8 feet from the side of the house how high is the top of the ladder from the ground

2. ## algebra

2. A 10 foot ladder is leaning against a house. The bottom of the ladder is 5 feet from the building. How high is the top of the ladder? Round to the nearest hundredth.

3. ## algebra

a ladder is placed 5ft away from a house. the ladder comes up to 12ft on the side of the house. how long is the ladder?

4. ## math

A ladder leans against a building. The angle of elevation of the ladder is 70°. The top of the ladder is 25 ft from the ground. To the nearest tenth of a foot, how long is the ladder?

5. ## 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.

6. ## 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.

7. ## Calculus

A 18 ft ladder leans against a wall. The bottom of the ladder is 3 ft from the wall at time t=0 and slides away from the wall at a rate of 2ft/sec. Find the velocity of the top of the ladder at time t=2

8. ## Algebra

Gerry plans to place a 24-foot ladder against the side of his house. The bottom of the ladder will be 4 feet from the house. How far up the side of the house will the ladder reach? Answer exactly or round to 2 decimal places.

9. ## Trig

A 16 - foot ladder leaning against the side of a house reaches 12 feet up the side of the house. What angle does the ladder make with the ground

10. ## Math

a ladder that is 15 feet long leans against a house.the top of the ladder rests against the house at a height of 12 feet .how far from the building is the base of the ladder?

11. ## Pre-Calculus

A ladder leans leans against a building that has a wall slanting away from the ladder at an angle of 96 degrees with the ground. If the bottom of the ladder is 23 feet from the base of the wall and it reaches a point 52 feet up the wall, how tall is the

12. ## algebra

a 17-foot ladder leans against a wall. if the ladder is 8 feet from the base of the wall, how far is it from the bottom of the wall to the top of the ladder

13. ## Mathematics

A ladder is leaning against the side of a house. The base of the ladder is 8 feet from the wall and makes an angle of 42 degree with the ground. Find the length of the ladder

14. ## Algebra

A 12 - ft ladder leans against the side of a house. The bottom of the ladder is 6 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.

15. ## Math trig

a ladder 24 feet long leans against the side of a building, and the angle between the ladder and the building is 25°. a) approximate the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building. b)if the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the

16. ## geometry

A painter leans a 15 ft ladder against a house. The base of the ladder is 5 ft from the house. a) To the nearest tenth of a foot, how high on the house does the ladder reach? b) The ladder in part (a) reaches too high on the house. By how much should the

17. ## geometry

the triangles formed by two ladders leaning against a wall are similar. how long is the shorter ladder? the first ladder is 42ft and leans against the wall at 24ft, and the shorter ladder leans against the wall at 8ft.

18. ## math

A ladder leans against a brick wall, The top of the ladder touches the wall 10 feet from the ground. The ladder is 15 feet long. How far does the bottom of the ladder sit from the wall? Round to the nearest tenth.

19. ## Trig

A cylindrical tank, 6 foot in radius, lies on it's side parallel and against the side of a warehouse. A ladder leans against the building, passes over and just touches the tank, and has a slope of -3/4. Find the equation of the ladder and the length of the

20. ## Trigonometry

A 22-foot ladder leans against a house. The top of the ladder is 12 feet above the ground. Find the angle the ladder makes with the ground.

21. ## trigonometry

A 10 meter ladder is leaning against the side of a building. If the bottom of the ladder is 3 meters from the bottom of the building, find the measure of the acute angle that the ladder makes with the building.

22. ## Math

A 25ft ladder leans up against the side of a house, with the base of the ladder a distance 3ft from the wall. If the ladder is moved out by 5ft, how far down the wall will the top of the ladder move?

23. ## Math

A 15 ft ladder leans against a wall. The bottom of the ladder is 3 ft from the wall at time t=0 and slides away from the wall at a rate of 3ft/sec. Find the velocity of the top of the ladder at time t=3.

24. ## trig.

A ladder 20 feet long leans against the side of a house. Find the height from the top of the ladder to the ground if the angle if the angle of elevation of the ladder is 80°

25. ## math

A - 12 ladder leans against the side of a house. The bottom of the ladder is 9ft 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.

26. ## algebra

A 12 - ft ladder leans against the side of a house. The bottom of the ladder is 6 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.

27. ## math

A 12 foot ladder leans against the side of a house the bottom of the ladder is 7 feet from the side of the house how high is the top of the ladder from the ground

28. ## Calculus

A ladder 15 feet long leans against a vertical wall. Supppose that when the bottom of the ladder is x feet from the wall, the bottom is being pushed towards the wall at the rate of 1/2x feet per second. How fast is the top of the ladder rising at the

29. ## physics help!

A uniform stationary ladder of length= 5.1 m and mass= 15 kg leans against a smooth vertical wall, while its bottom legs rest on a rough horizontal floor. The coefficient of static friction between floor and ladder is μ = 0.41. The ladder makes an angle

30. ## Math

For safety reasons, the angle between a ladder and the ground should be between 65° and 80. A ladder that is 5 m long is placed so that it reaches a window on the top floor of a house. If the foot of the ladder is 1.5 m from the house, is the ladder safe?

31. ## math

A 13-foot-long ladder leans against the side of a building. The bottom of the ladder is 5 feet from the base of the building. What height does the ladder reach?

32. ## geometry

A painter sets a ladder up to reach the bottom of a second-story window 16 feet above the ground. The base of the ladder is 12 feet from the house. While the painter mixes the paint, a neighbor's dog bumps the ladder, which moves the base 2 feet farther

33. ## math

While working on the roof of his house, John leans a 15 foot ladder against a second story window. If the distance on the ground between the base of the ladder and the house is nine feet, at what height does the ladder reach the second story window? In

34. ## physics

A ladder (ℓL = 7.50 m) of weight WL = 350 N leans against a smooth vertical wall. The term "smooth" means that the wall can exert only a normal force directed perpendicular to the wall and cannot exert a frictional force parallel to it. A firefighter,

35. ## math

A 15 m ladder leans against a wall,its bottom is 9m from the wall. How much would the lower end have to be pulled away from the wall so that the top of the ladder would slide down the same amount?

36. ## math

The bottom of a ladder is placed 4 feet away from a house and it reaches a height of 16 feet on the side of the house. What is the slope of the ladder?

37. ## Calculus!

A 16 ft. ladder leans against a wall, with the top being 12 ft. from the wall when time t=0. The top is sliding down at a constant rate of 4 ft./second. Given that the top of the ladder touches the ground at 3 seconds, what is the velocity of the bottom of

38. ## Math

A 25 ft. Ladder is placed 8 ft. From the base of the house. How high up the side of the house can the ladder reach?

39. ## math

A 13 feet ladder is leaning against a house. The distance from the bottom of the ladder to the house is 7 feet less than the distance from the top of the ladder to the ground. Find the distance between the bottom of the ladder and the house.

40. ## math

A 17 ft ladder leans against a wall. The bottom of the ladder is 4 ft from the wall at time t=0 and slides away from the wall at a rate of 3ft/sec. Find the velocity of the top of the ladder at time t=3.

41. ## math

A ladder 9.00 m long leans against the side of a building. If the ladder is inclined at an angle of 75.0° to the horizontal, what is the horizontal distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building?

42. ## MATH

8 A ladder that is 13 feet long leans against a building. The bottom of the ladder is 5 feet away from the base of the building. How far up the side of the building does the ladder reach? 18 ft 16 ft 12 ft \ 8 ft*****

43. ## Calculus Need help ASAP

A ladder 25 feet is leaning against the wall of the house. The base of the ladder is pulled away from the wall at a rate of 2 feet per second. how fast is the top of the ladder moving down the wall when the base is the ladder is 7 feet away from the wall?

44. ## math

A painter leans a 15 foot ladder against the side of a house. The top of the ladder touches the house at a height that is 3 feet more than the distance from the house to the bottom of the ladder. How far is the bottom of the ladder from the house?

45. ## physics

A ladder 7.65 m long leans against the side of a building. If the ladder is inclined at an angle of 60.5° to the horizontal, what is the horizontal distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building?

46. ## calculus

a ladder 6 feet long leans against a vertical building. the bottom of the ladder slides away from the building horizontally at rate of 1/2 ft/sec. A) at what rate is the top of the ladder sliding down the wall when the bottom of the ladder is 3 feet from

47. ## physics

A 150-kg ladder leans against a smooth wall, making an angle of 30 degrees with the floor. The centre of gravity of the ladder is one-third the way up from the bottom. How large a horizontal force must the floor provide if the ladder is not to slip?

48. ## Algebra

A ladder is placed against the side of the house. The top of the ladder is 12 ft above the ground. The base wof the ladder is 5feet away from the house. Find the length of the ladde.

49. ## math

A painter leans a ladder against a vertical wall. The top of the ladder is 7 meters above the ground. When the bottom of the ladder is moved 1 meter farther away from the wall, the top of the ladder is 5 meters above the ground. What is the length of the

50. ## math

A ladder is leaning against the side of a house and forms an angle of 66o with the ground. The foot of the ladder is 11.3 feet from the base of the house. Find the length of the ladder to the nearest foot.

51. ## Math

A 13 foot ladder is leaning against a vertical wall. The distance from the top of the ladder to the bottom of the wall is 7 feet longer than the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the bottom of the wall. Find how high the top of the ladder reacher

52. ## physics

A house painter stands 3.0 m above the ground on a 5.0-m-long ladder that leans against the wall at a point 4.7 m above the ground. The painter weighs 680 N and the ladder weighs 120 N. Assuming no friction between the house and the upper end of the

53. ## trig.

A ladder 20 feet long leans against the side of a house. Find the height from the top of the ladder to the ground if the angle if the angle of elevation of the ladder is 80°

54. ## Algebra

A ladder base is 3 m away from a house, and the fully extended ladder is 5 m long when it leans against the house. How high does the ladder reach on the house?

a ladder which is 15ft leans against a wall. suppose that when the bottom of the ladder is x feet away from the wall,the bottom is being pushed towards the wall at a rate of 1/2x feet per second. how fast is the top of the ladder rising at the moment the

56. ## Math

A painter leans a ladder against a vertical wall. The top of the ladder is 7 meters above the ground. When the bottom of the ladder is moved 1 meter farther away from the wall, the top of the ladder is 5 meters above the ground. What is the length of the

57. ## math

A painter leans a ladder against a vertical wall. The top of the ladder is 7 meters above the ground. When the bottom of the ladder is moved 1 meter farther away from the wall, the top of the ladder is 5 meters above the ground. What is the length of the

58. ## Physics

A house painter stands 3 m above the ground on a 5.3-m-long ladder that leans against the wall at a point 4.7 m above the ground. The painter weighs 638 N and the ladder weighs 143 N. Assuming no friction between the house and the upper end of the ladder,

59. ## calculus

A 20 ft ladder is leaning against the side of a house. If the bottom of the ladder is moving away from the house at the rate of 2 feet per second, how fast is the top of the ladder moving down the wall when the bottom of the ladder is 12 feet from the

60. ## physis

A house painter stands 3 m above the ground on a 4.9-m-long ladder that leans against the wall at a point 4.7 m above the ground. The painter weighs 697 N and the ladder weighs 180 N. Assuming no friction between the house and the upper end of the ladder,

61. ## physics 1

A ladder 8.70 m long leans against the side of a building. If the ladder is inclined at an angle of 69.0° to the horizontal, what is the horizontal distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building?

62. ## physics

A ladder 7.65 m long leans against the side of a building. If the ladder is inclined at an angle of 72.5° to the horizontal, what is the horizontal distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building?

63. ## physics

A ladder 8.65 m long leans against the side of a building. If the ladder is inclined at an angle of 63.0° to the horizontal, what is the horizontal distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building?

64. ## physics

A 150-N ladder leans against a smooth wall, inclined at an angle of 60 degrees above the floor. The centre of gravity of the ladder is at point on the ladder which is one-third the length of the ladder from the bottom. How large a horizontal force must the

65. ## Mathematics

A ladder 20m long leans against a vertical wall.if the bottom of the ladder makes an angle 30 with the ground ,find the difference of the bottom of the ladder from the wall

66. ## Math

you need to clean the gutters of your home. the gutters are 24 FT above the ground. for safety, the distance a ladder reaches up a wall should be four times the distance from the bottom of the ladder to the base of the side of the house. Therefore the

67. ## trig

A ladder leans against a house at a point 19 feet high. The ladder is 25 feet long. What is the measure of the angle formed by the ladder against the house?

68. ## Geometry

A ladder leans against a house at a 60° angle to the ground. If the ladder extends to a length of 166 inches, what is the height of the house to the nearest hundredth of an inch?

69. ## Geometry

A ladder leans against a house at a 60° angle to the ground. If the ladder extends to a length of 132 inches, what is the height of the house to the nearest hundredth of an inch?

70. ## Geometry

A 12 foot ladder is leaning against a house. If the top of the ladder reaches 8 feet up the house, how far is the bottom of the ladder from the base of the house?

71. ## Physics, need help only on part one.

You are using a 5-m-long ladder to paint the exterior of your house. The point of contact between the ladder and the siding of the house is 4 m above the ground. The ladder has a mass of 18.0 kg. You weigh 56.6 kg and stand three-quarters of the way up the

72. ## algebra

. The bottom of a 24-ft ladder is 6 ft from the side of a house. Find the distance from the top of the ladder to the ground. Round to the nearest tenth. 19.2 ft 24.7 ft 22.2 ft 23.2 ft

73. ## Math

A 20 meter ladder is leaning against a house.The bottom of the ladder is 15 meters away from the house. How far, to the nearest tenth, is the top of ladder from the ground? Do I multiply 20,x 15? I don't know how to do the problem

74. ## Math

A 20 meter ladder is leaning against a house.The bottom of the ladder is 15 meters away from the house. How far, to the nearest tenth, is the top of ladder from the ground? Do I multiply 20,x 15? I don't know how to do the problem

75. ## Physics

A ladder of weight 200 N and length 10 m leans against a smooth wall with no friction. A firefighter of weight 600 N climbs a distance x up the ladder (x goes from the bottom of the ladder to the firefighter’s feet). The coefficient of friction between

76. ## math

a 19 foot ladder leans against the top of a house. if the house is 15ft high how far is the foot of the ladder from the base of the building.

77. ## College Algebra

A ladder is 1 foot longer than its vertical heigt along the side of the house. The distance of the base of the ladder from the house is 7 feet less than its vertical height from the ground. How far up the house does the ladder reach?

78. ## phy

A 150-kg ladder leans against a smooth wall, making an angle of 30 degrees with the floor. The centre of gravity of the ladder is one-third the way up from the bottom. How large a horizontal force must the floor provide if the ladder is not to slip?

79. ## WORD PROBLEM

A roofer's 30 FOOT ladder is against the side of a house. It is 8 YARDS from the ground to the top of the house. How far away from the house must he place the foot of the ladder in order to have the top of the ladder meet the roof of the house?

80. ## Math

Martin is painting his house and needs to reach a point 9 feet above the ground. He places a 10.5-foot-long ladder against the house so that it forms an angle of with the ground. a. Describe the triangle that is formed by the ground, the house, and the

81. ## Math

A roofer must set up a 40-foot ladder against the side of a house. He sets the ladder so that the distance from the base of the ladder to the wall is 1/5 of the length of the ladder. To the nearest degree, what acute angle does the ladder make with the

82. ## Physics

A 56.5kg, 2.4m uniform ladder leans against a frictionless wall. A 95.5kg person is standing up 0.8m from the bottom of the ladder. The ladder makes an angle of 57 degrees with the horizontal. The coefficient of static friction between th eladder and the

83. ## Calculus

A 20' ladder leans against a building. The bottom of the ladder is sliding away horizontally at a rate of 2 feet per second. How fast is the top of the ladder sliding down the building when it is 12' above the ground?

84. ## Physics

Romeo takes a uniform 11 m ladder and leans it against the smooth wall of the Capulet residence. The ladder's mass is 18.0 kg, and the bottom rests on the ground 2.8 m from the wall. When Romeo, whose mass is 79 kg, gets 90% of the way to the top, the

85. ## Physics

Romeo takes a uniform 15.0-m ladder and leans it against the smooth (frictionless) wall of the Capulet residence. The ladder's mass is 20.2 kg and the bottom rests on the ground 3.07 m from the wall. When Romeo, whose mass is 70 kg, gets 93.2 percent of

86. ## physics

Romeo takes a uniform 13.7-m ladder and leans it against the smooth (frictionless) wall of the Capulet residence. The ladder's mass is 23.2 kg and the bottom rests on the ground 3.43 m from the wall. When Romeo, whose mass is 70 kg, gets 88.3 percent of

87. ## physics

Romeo takes a uniform 13.7-m ladder and leans it against the smooth (frictionless) wall of the Capulet residence. The ladder's mass is 23.2 kg and the bottom rests on the ground 3.43 m from the wall. When Romeo, whose mass is 70 kg, gets 88.3 percent of

88. ## Math

A 15 ft ladder leans against a wall. The bottom of the ladder is 4 ft from the wall at time t=0 and slides away from the wall at a rate of 2ft/sec. Find the velocity of the top of the ladder at time t=1.

89. ## Physics

A ladder (L = 7.80 m) of weight WL = 360 N leans against a smooth vertical wall. The term "smooth" means that the wall can exert only a normal force directed perpendicular to the wall and cannot exert a frictional force parallel to it. A firefighter, whose

90. ## trig

A 15 ft. ladder makes a 35o angle with the side of a house. To the nearest tenth of a foot how high up on the house does the ladder come?

A 12 ft. ladder makes a 33o angle with the side of a house. To the nearest tenth of a foot how high up on the house does the ladder come? I set it up 12xcos33 giving me 10.0

92. ## Math

A ladder is leaning against the side of a house so that it can reach a window that is 25 feet off the ground. The angle in which is formed between the ladder and the ground is 52 degrees. How far from the base of the house is the base of the ladder? Round

93. ## physics

A10m long ladder of mass 18kg leans against a frictionless wall. The ladder makes a 20 angle with the wall. The cofficient of friction between the ladder and the ground is 0.3. How far up the ladder can a 75kg man climb before the ladder slips?

94. ## math

Your ladder is 26' long. The bottom of repunzel's window is 24 feet high. hOW FAR FROM THE TOWER SIDE SHOULD YOU PLACE THE BOTTOM OF YOUR LADDER TO RESCUE rA PUNZEL?

95. ## Geometry

Larry has a ladder that is 16' long. If he sets the base of the ladder on level ground 5 feet from the side of the house, how many feet above the ground will the top of the ladder reach when it rests against the house?

96. ## Calculus 1

A 10m ladder leans against a wall at an angle theta with the horizontal. The top of the ladder is x metres above the ground. If the bottom of the ladder is pushed towards the wall, find the rate at which x changes with respect to theta when theta equals 60

97. ## SCIENCE

A uniform ladder which is 10metres long and weighs 300newtons leans with its upper end against smooth vertical wall and its lower end on arough ground.the bottom of the ladder is 6metres from the base of the wall.a man weighing 700newtons stands on the

98. ## physics

A straight ladder is leaning against the wall of a house. The ladder has rails 4.50 m long, joined by rungs 0.470 m long. Its bottom end is on solid but sloping ground so that the top of the ladder is 0.780 m to the left of where it should be, and the

99. ## College Physics

A uniform stationary ladder of length= 5.1 m and mass= 15 kg leans against a smooth vertical wall, while its bottom legs rest on a rough horizontal floor. The coefficient of static friction between floor and ladder is μ = 0.41. The ladder makes an angle

100. ## Math

You lean a 30 foot ladder against your house and it reaches exactly to the top. The ladder makes a 24˚ angle with the ground. How tall is your house? (I drew a picture of a house and the ladder)