Rouget F.

asked • 04/15/19

Pythagoras theorem right angle triangle word problem

Hypotenuse is r=17.5m depth is x=15m height is unknown

Question:Mr Thompson is standing 15m away from the church at the bottom right point of the right angle triangle. The distance from his feet to the top of the church which is the top tip of the triangle is 17,5m Calculate the height of the church which is the left side of the triangle.

1 Expert Answer


Brenda D. answered • 04/21/19

Math's a tool not a terror

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