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

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