
your neighbor is standing at the top of a 14 foot ladder. the base of the ladder is 4 feet from the house. how far off the ground is the neighbor

A painter sets a ladder up to reach the bottom of a secondstory 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

Mr. Cook was painting Arvada West High School, standing on top of a 25]foot ladder. Why? We will never know. However, he was horrified to find the ladder being pulled away by the same notorious student that threw a snowball at Mrs. Evans. The base of the

1. A 16foot ladder on ground level is leaning against a house. If the base of the ladder is placed 5.0 feet from the house, what is the angle formed at the top of the ladder? A. 24° B. 18° C. 72° D. 20° please help I don't know how to do this

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


Sammy has a 10foot ladder, which he needs to climb to reach the roof of his house. The roof is 12 feet above the ground. The base of the ladder must be at least 1.5 feet from the base of the house. How far is it from the top of the ladder to the edge of

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.

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

a 15 foot ladder is leaning against a house. The base of the ladder is 4 feet from the house. to the nearest tenth of a foot, how high does the top of the ladder reach?

how many feet from the base of a house must a 39foot ladder be placed so that the top of the ladder will reach a point on the house 36 feet from the ground

Mr. Cook was painting Arvada West High School, standing on top of a 25]foot ladder. Why? We will never know. However, he was horrified to find the ladder being pulled away by the same notorious student that threw a snowball at Mrs. Evans. The base of the

sam needs to clean the window on his house. he has a 25foot ladder and places the base of the ladder 10 feet from the wall of the house. A) how high up the wall will the ladder reach? B) if his windows are 20 feet above the ground, what is the farthest

A 23 foot ladder is leaning on a 6 foot fence. The base of the ladder is being pulled away from the fence at the rate of 7 feet/minute. How fast is the top of the ladder approaching the ground when the base is 6 from the fence? [Note: The ladder is

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?

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?


A women has a ladder that is 13 feet long.if she sets the base of the ladder on level ground 5 feet from the side of a house,how many feet above the ground will the top of the ladder be when it rests against the house?

A 30 foot ladder is leaning against a house(see figure). if the base of the ladder is pulled away from the house at a rate of 2 feet per second, the top will move down the wall at a a rate of r= 2x/(sqrt(900x^2) ft/sec, where s ist the distance between

A 17 foot ladder is leaning on a 6 foot fence. The base of the ladder is being pulled away from the fence at the rate of 5 feet/minute. How fast is the top of the ladder approaching the ground when the base is 6 from the fence? [Note: The ladder is

A 25 foot ladder is leaning on a 9 foot fence. The base of the ladder is being pulled away from the fence at the rate of 10 feet/minute. How fast is the top of the ladder approaching the ground when the base is 9 from the fence? [Note: The ladder is

A ladder is leaning against a house. the distance from the top of the ladder to the ground is 12 feet, and the distance from the foot of the ladder to the house is 4 feet. how tall is the ladder?

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

ladder 13 feet long . if she set the base of the ladder on the level ground 5 feet from the side of a houes, how many feet above the ground will the top of the ladder be when it rest against the house?

A 40foot ladder is leaning against a house when its base starts to slide away. By the time the base is 32 feet from the house the base is moving at a rate of 4ft/sec. a. How fast is the top of the ladder moving down the wall at that moment? b. At what

ladder 13 feet long . if she set the base of the ladder on the level ground 5 feet from the side of a houes, how many feet above the ground will the top of the ladder be when it rest against the house?

ladder 13 feet long . if she set the base of the ladder on the level ground 5 feet from the side of a houes, how many feet above the ground will the top of the ladder be when it rest against the house?


A 22foot 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.

A 26 foot step ladder is leaned up against a 30 foot building to reach a window near the top. The ladder is being pushed toward the building in a horizontal direction of 2 feet per second. 1. Find each related rate when the ladder is 10 feet away from the

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?

You are buying a ladder for your 30foottall house. for safety, you would like to ensure that the base of the ladder be placed at least 8 foot from the base of the house. What is the shorest ladder you can buy in order to be able to reach to top of your

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?

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?

Marvin has a 27foot ladder. Safety standards dictate that the base of a 27foot ladder should be placed 7 feet from a vertical wall. How far above the ground will the top of the ladder be on the wall, in feet? Round your answer to the nearest hundredth.

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? A. 4.2 ft B. 9.5 ft C. 10.4 ft D. 14.1 ft Is

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? 4.2 9.5 10.4 14.1

You have a 20foot ladder that you are using as you paint your house. You place the ladder so that it forms an angle of 30 at the point of contact between the ladder and the ground. How high will the top of the ladder be above the ground? Please explain.


Tom has a 15 foot ladder that he leaned against the wall of his house. Tom put the base of the ladder 3 feet away from the house. How far up The house is the top of the ladder?

A 13 foot ladder is leaning against the house when it's base starts to slide away. By the time is 12 feet from the house the base is moving at the rate of 5 ft/sec. 1.How fast is the top of the ladder sliding down the wall at that moment? 2. At what rate

a 15 foot ladder is leaning against a house with the base of the ladder 4 feet from the house. How high up the house does the ladder reach? round to the nearest tenth foot.

A roofer must set up a 40foot 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

If a ladder is on a house and the top is touching the house 8 feet above the ground, the bottom is touching the ground 6 feet away from the house, if you move the ladder in 1 foot how high will the ladder be touching the house.

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?

a 20ft. ladder is leaning against a wall so that the foot of the ladder is 9ft. from the buss of the wall what angle does the ladder make with the ground? what is the distance from the top of the ladder to the base of the house? based in trigonometry

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

a 23 foot ladder is placed against a vertical wall of a building with the bottom of the ladder standing on level ground 18 feet from the base. how high up the wall does the ladder reach?

This was an SAT question of the day, but I can't figure out how to come up with the right answer, I think you use Pythagoras Theorum but I'm not sure. Can anyone help with the process here? A 25foot ladder is placed against a vertical wall of a building,


The top of a 12 foot long ladder is leaning against a wall with the top of the ladder 8 feet above the ground.The bottom of the ladder will be _______ feet from the base of the wall

A contractor leans a 23foot ladder against a building. The distance from the ground to the top of the ladder is 7 feet more than the distance from the building to the base of the ladder. How far up the building is the ladder to the nearest tenth of a

An 11 foot ladder needs to be positioned so that the top of the ladder is 10 feet above the base of the outside wall of the house. How far should the bottom of the ladder be placed from the base of the wall?

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)

I need a bit of help on this question: a nine foot long ladder is leaned against a house, reaching a point seven feet above the ground. How far from the house is the base of the ladder? Please help!

A 20 foot ladder is sliding down a vertical wall at a constant rate of 2 feet per second. a) How fast is the ladder moving away from the wall when the base of the ladder is 12 feet away from the wall? b) Find the rate of change at which the angle between

A 20 foot ladder is sliding down a vertical wall at a constant rate of 2 feet per second. a) How fast is the ladder moving away from the wall when the base of the ladder is 12 feet away from the wall? b) Find the rate of change at which the angle between

A 20 foot ladder is sliding down a vertical wall at a constant rate of 2 feet per second. a) How fast is the ladder moving away from the wall when the base of the ladder is 12 feet away from the wall? b) Find the rate of change at which the angle between

A 20 foot ladder is sliding down a vertical wall at a constant rate of 2 feet per second. a) How fast is the ladder moving away from the wall when the base of the ladder is 12 feet away from the wall? b) Find the rate of change at which the angle between

A ladder leaning against a house makes an angle of 60 degress with the ground. The foot of the ladder is 7 feet from the foundation of the house.how long is the ladder? please some sugesstions


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

a painter leans a 25 foot ladder against a building. The distance from the ground to the top of the ladder is 17 feet more than the distance from the building to the base of the ladder. Find the distance from the building to the base of the ladder and the

A contractor leans a 13foot ladder against a building. The distance from the ground to the top of the ladder is 7 feet more than the distance from the building to the base of the ladder. Find the distance from the building to the base of the ladder and

A 12foot ladder is leaning against the outside wall of a building. The angle of the ladder with the ground is 75 degrees. The ladder is moved so that the base of the ladder is 5.8 feet from the wall. Determine the angle created by the ladder and the

A ladder 13 feet long is leaning against the side of a building. If the foot of the ladder is pulled away from the building at a constant rate of 8 inches per second, how fast is the area of the triangle formed by the ladder, the building, and the ground

A 25foot ladder is placed against a vertical wall of a building. The base of the ladder is 7 feet from the base of the wall. If the top of the ladder slips 4 feet, how many feet will the base of the ladder slide?

Initially a fifty foot ladder rests against a wall. As I start to climb it, the ladder slides down, finally stopping such that the ladder touches the wall at a point 8 feet below where it originally touched the wall. During the slide, the base of the

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?

related rates: a ladder, 12 feet long, is leaning against a wall. if the foot of the ladder slides away from the wall along level ground,what is the rate of change of the top of the ladder with respect to the distance of the foot of the ladder from the

a 14 foot ladder placed against a vertical wall of a building with the bottom of the ladder standing on level ground 9 feet from the base of the building. how high up the wall does the ladder reach?


A 15foot ladder is placed against a vertical wall of a building, with the bottom of the ladder standing on level ground 12 feet from the base of the building. How high up the wall does the ladder reach?

A 10FOOT LADDER IS PLACED AGAINST A VERTICAL WALL OF A BUILDING, WITH THE BOTTOM OF THE LADDER STANDING ON LEVEL GROUND 6 FEET FROM THE BASE OF THE BUILDING. How HIGH UP THE WALL DOES THE LADDER REACH?

A 19 foot ladder is placed against a vertical wall of a building, with the bottom of the ladder standing on level ground 13 feet from the base of the building. How high up the wall does the ladder reach?

A 10 foot ladder is placed against a vertical wall of a building, with the bottom of the ladder standing on level ground 8 feet from the base of the building. How high up the wall does the ladder reach.

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

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

A ladder 25 feet long is leaning against the wall of a house. The base of the ladder is pulled away from the wall at a rate of 2 feet per second. a) Consider the triangle formed by the side of the house, ladder, and the ground. Find the rate at which the

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.

A 10 foot long ladder is leaning against a vertical wall with the top of the ladder 8ft from the ground. What is the slope of the ladder? How far is the foot of the ladder from the wall? Can a 6 foot tall man walk under the ladder 1 foot from the wall?

tylers 14 foot ladder makes a 62 degree angle with the ground.To the nearest foot, how far up the house does tylers ladder reach, and how far away from the house is the base of the ladder


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.

A ten foot long ladder leans against a wall, with the top of the ladder being eight feet above the ground. What is the approximate angle that the ladder makes with the ground? A) 37° B) 47° C) 53° D) 60°

A ladder a = 20 feet long is leaning against the wall of a house. The base of the ladder is pulled away from the wall at a rate of b = 4 feet/second. Consider the triangle formed by the side of the house, the ladder, and the ground. Find the rate at which

A ladder leaning against a building makes a 40 degree angle with the ground. The top of the ladder reaches 10 feet above the ground. How tall is the ladder to the nearest whole foot?

A straight ladder is leaning against the wall of a house. The ladder has rails 4.80 m long, joined by rungs 5.100 m long. Its bottom end is on solid but sloping ground so that the top of the ladder is 3.100 m to the left of where it should be, and the

A ladder is resting against a wall. the foot of the ladder is 8 feet from the wall, and the top of the ladder is 19 feet from the ground. FIND THE slope of the ladder

A ladder can fall for two reasons. If it is set too steep and climber gets their mass to the left of the ladder's base, the ladder likely will fall over backwards. If the ladder is set at too shallow of an angle the required force of friction between the

A ladder is leaning against a house and is forming a 60 degree angle with the ground. If the top of the ladder is 18 feet off of the ground, how long is the ladder? Leave your answer in exact form.

A 7foot ladder is leaned against a building in such a way that the bottom of the ladder is 4 feet from the base of the wall. Find the angle formed between the ladder and the ground.

A ladder can fall for two reasons. If it is set too steep and the climber gets their mass to the left of the ladder's base, the ladder likely will fall over backwards. If the ladder is set at too shallow of an angle the required force of friction between


an 18foot ladder leans against the wall of a building. the base of the ladder is 9 feet from the bulding on level ground.how many feet up the wall,to the nearest tenth of a foot,is the ladder?

There is a vertical tension at the top of a 4 m long ladder holding it at an incline. The bottom of the ladder is touching the floor, which exerts a normal force. You are standing 1 meter from the top of the ladder. What happens to the tension as you walk

a 5m ladder rests against a vertical wall. The top of the ladder begins sliding down the wall at 2m/sec, while the foot of the ladder moves away from the base of the wall. How fast is the foot of the ladder moving away from the wall at the instant the foot

an extension ladder adjusts in length from 10 feet to 16 feet. suppose you've leaned your ladder against your house so that, at its minimum length, it touches the base of your first floor window, 9 feet above the ground. without moving the base, how high

Bob needs to wash the windows on his house. He has a 25foot ladder and places the base of the ladder 10 feet from the wall on the house. How far up the wall will the ladder reach?

The top of a 24 foot ladder, leaning against a vertical wall, is slipping down the wall at the rate of 4 feet per second. How fast is the bottom of the ladder sliding along the ground when the bottom of the ladder is 7 feet away from the base of the wall?

A 13 foot ladder is leaning against a house when its base starts to slide away. By the time the base is 12 ft. from the house, the base is moving at the rate of 10ft./s. How fast is the top of the ladder sliding down the wall then?

Martin is painting his house and needs to reach a point 9 feet above the ground. He places a 10.5footlong 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

The base of a 28 foot ladder is placed 12 feet from the house. How far up house does the ladder reach? (The answer to the nearest tenth of a foot

A straight ladder is leaning against the wall of a house. The ladder has rails 4.50 m long, joined by rungs 4.800 m long. Its bottom end is on solid but sloping ground so that the top of the ladder is 3.400 m to the left of where it should be, and the


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.

A 20 foot ladder is leaning against a building.if the ratio of the base of ladder's distance from the building to its top's height from the ground is 3:4,find how high the top of the ladder is from the ground.

A 20 foot ladder is leaning against a building.If the ratio of the base of the ladder's distance from the building to its top's height from the ground is 3:4, find how high the top of the ladder is from the ground.

A 20 foot ladder is leaning against a building. If the ratio of the base of the ladder's distance from the building to its top's height from the ground id 3:4, find how high the top of the ladder is from the ground.

a ladder leans against a awall.The top of the ladder is 8 feet above the ground. If the botttom of the ladder is then moved 2 feet farther from the wall, the ladder will lie on the ground with its toptouching the wall. How long is the ladder?