Q:

Jake plans to use a ramp to make it easier to move a piano out of the back of his truck. the back of the truck is 333333 inches tall and the ramp is 656565 inches long. 3333xx\text{back of truck}back of truck6565 what is the horizontal distance from the end of the ramp to the back of the truck

Accepted Solution

A:
736334.49 inches
if the measurements given are 333333 and 656565 then to find the diagonal length. we can use the Pythagorean theorem.
333333^2 + 656565^2 = x
take the square root of 333333^2 + 656565^2 to get 736334.49