A 20-ft ladder is leaning against a building. If the bottom of the ladder is 12ft from the base of the building how high does the ladder reach?

A= 20ft - 12ft

A = 8 ft

Seems too simple is this a trick question?

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- June 25th 2008, 07:57 PMMr.HugeSolve Problem
A 20-ft ladder is leaning against a building. If the bottom of the ladder is 12ft from the base of the building how high does the ladder reach?

A= 20ft - 12ft

A = 8 ft

Seems too simple is this a trick question? - June 25th 2008, 08:25 PMTheEmptySet
- June 26th 2008, 09:13 AMshadow_2145

- June 26th 2008, 10:12 AMmasters