A ladder leaning against the wall has a slope of 7. How many feet in the horizontal direction correspond to a rise of 35 feet?

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  • 4 weeks ago

     slope = rise/run = vertical/horizontal

    so

    7 = 35/horizontal

    7 horizontal = 35

    horizontal = 5 feet answer//

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  • 4 weeks ago

    The slope is the rise over the run.

     the rise is 35, the run is 5. 35/5=7.

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  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago

    There are no ladders that tall.  Duh.

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