A ladder 13m long is placed on the ground in such a way that it touches the top of a vertical wall 12m high.

Find the distance of the foot of the ladder from the bottom of a wall.

Guest May 19, 2021

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May 19, 2021

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We can simply use the pythagorean theorem to get \(\sqrt{13^2-12^2} = 5.\)

ilovepizza547 May 19, 2021