# A ladder 36m long rests against a wall, its foot being at a horizontal distance of 25m from the base of the wall. What angle does the ladder make with the ground?

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Mar 7, 2018

**The ladder makes** **angle with the ground.**

#### Explanation:

In the right triangle formed by the ladder, wall and ground, base is

ladder with the ground is

The ladder makes

Mar 7, 2018

#### Explanation:

By basic trig definitions (for the above diagram):

and

That is