# The ditch

Ditch with cross section of an isosceles trapezoid with bases 2m 6m are deep 1.5m. How long is the slope of the ditch?

Result

x =  2.5 m

#### Solution:

$x=\sqrt{ 1.5^2+((6-2)/2)^2 }=\dfrac{ 5 }{ 2 }=2.5 \ \text{m}$ Our examples were largely sent or created by pupils and students themselves. Therefore, we would be pleased if you could send us any errors you found, spelling mistakes, or rephasing the example. Thank you!

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