The highest end of a ramp is 12 inches off the ground. The length of the ramp from beginning to end is 8 feet. What is the slope of the ramp?

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- Dec 12th 2010, 07:07 PMHRoseJSlope of a Ramp
The highest end of a ramp is 12 inches off the ground. The length of the ramp from beginning to end is 8 feet. What is the slope of the ramp?

- Dec 12th 2010, 07:09 PMdwsmith
$\displaystyle \displaystyle c^2=a^2+b^2$

- Dec 12th 2010, 07:10 PMBariMutation
Look at this picture and imagine the black lines are the xy axis. Can you solve from here?

- Dec 12th 2010, 07:15 PMHRoseJ
i still dont understandl. whats the answer? i dont get it. please i need help fast

- Dec 12th 2010, 07:16 PMBariMutation
All you've posted on this forum is asking for answers, not for help. I'm not giving you the answer, you have more than enough information to solve it.

- Dec 12th 2010, 07:18 PMdwsmith
Pythagorean Theorem

- Dec 12th 2010, 07:19 PMHRoseJ
i was told to go here for homework help. thanks for no help at all.

- Dec 12th 2010, 07:19 PMBariMutation
Yeah, homework HELP. Not doing your homework for you - that's not help, that's cheating.

- Dec 12th 2010, 07:20 PMdwsmith
- Dec 12th 2010, 07:22 PMdwsmith
Also, if you have all these multiple choice questions and you don't have the answer, it appears you are doing a take home or online test.

- Dec 12th 2010, 10:00 PMmr fantastic
Thread closed due to multiple breaches of forum etiquette.