Ace P.

asked • 03/08/18

I don't understand how to do related rates?

A ladder 10 meters long rests on horizontal ground and leans against a vertical wall. The foot of the ladder is pulled away from the wall at the rate of 0.5 m/sec. How fast is the top sliding down the wall when the foot of the ladder is 6 m from the wall?

1 Expert Answer

By:

Still looking for help? Get the right answer, fast.

Ask a question for free

Get a free answer to a quick problem.
Most questions answered within 4 hours.

OR

Find an Online Tutor Now

Choose an expert and meet online. No packages or subscriptions, pay only for the time you need.