Michael has a 35 foot ladder leaning against the side of his house. If the bottom of the ladder is 21 feet away from his house, how many feet above the ground does the ladder touch the house?
Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. Thank you!
Thank you for submitting an example text correction or rephasing. We will review the example in a short time and work on the publish it.
Tips for related online calculators
You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:
Related math problems and questions:
The ladder has a length 3.5 meters. He is leaning against the wall so that his bottom end is 2 meters away from the wall. Determine the height of the ladder.
- Mr. Bradshaw
Mr. Bradshaw is leaning a ladder against the side of his house to repair the roof. The top of the ladder reaches the roof, which is 5 meters high. The base of the ladder is 1 meter away from the house, where Mr. Bradshaw's son is holding it steady. How lo
Ladder 8 m long is leaning against the wall. Its foot is 1 m away from the wall. At which height ladder touches the wall?
8.3 meters long ladder is leaning against the wall of the well, and its lower end is 1.2 meters from this wall. How high from the bottom of a well is the top edge of the ladder?
- Height 40911
At what height does the 15 m ladder touch the wall if its lower end is 2.5 m away from the wall?
- The ladder
The ladder has a length of 3 m and is leaning against the wall, and its inclination to the wall is 45°. How high does it reach?
- A ladder
The bottom rung of a ladder is 36 inches long and the topmost rung is 24 inches long. If the ladder has 18 rungs, how many inches each other rung is shorter than the rung below it. How many feet of wood was used in making the rungs?
- Distance 7717
To what height does a 6.5 m long ladder leaning against a wall at a distance of 5.4 m reach?
Ladder 10 meters long is staying against the wall so that its bottom edge is 6 meters away from the wall. What height reaches ladder?
- Perpendicular 7712
Calculate the length of the shadow of a ladder 8 m long leaning against a 6 m high wall. (the sun shines perpendicular to the ladder - see picture).
- Long hot dog
In Kostelec above Black Forest, they made a record-long hot dog. When slowly moved it to the square, one of the spectators decided to measure its length: the size of his footprint is 28 cm; he measured 20 feet in travel direction, counted 5 feet against t
Walkway from the house to the school is 180 m long. How many more steps Michael makes than his father on the way to school, if the length of Michael's step is 60 cm and the length of his father's step is 90 cm.
- Ground 8370
The arch has a radius of 3.3 m. The span is 3.25 m and is 20 cm above the ground. What length of the arc does it take for the arc to reach the ground?
- Against 6754
A ladder leans against the wall. It touches the wall at the height of 240cm. And its lower end is 100 cm away from the wall. How long is the ladder?
- Centimeter 64224
A ladder leans against the wall. It touches the wall at the height of 340 cm, and its lower end is 160 cm away from the wall. How long is the ladder? Express the result to the nearest centimeter.
- A bridge
A bridge over a river has the shape of the arc with bases of the bridge at the river's edge. At the center of the river, the bridge is 10 feet above the water. At 27 feet from the edge of the river, the bridge is 9 feet above the water. How wide is the ri
- Carpenter 4227
The carpenter leaned the two-meter kitchen counter against the wall. The lower edge is 0.75m away from the wall. At what height from the ground is the top edge of the board resting?