# Math Help - simple question

1. ## simple question

if an animal is strapped to a stick that is 2 meters from a high pole and the strap is 3 m - how far up the pole can the animal go up the pole?

2. Originally Posted by rish
if an animal is strapped to a stick that is 2 meters from a high pole and the strap is 3 m - how far up the pole can the animal go up the pole?
hint ... think Pythagoras.