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On a boat in a lake, there is a rope ladder. The rope ladder is 5 inches.......How high off the water is the ladder now?

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On a boat in a lake, there is a rope ladder. The rope ladder is 5 inches off the water. Then one day the lake waters rise 5 inches.
How high off the water is the ladder now?

posted Sep 10 by Pankaj Deshmukh

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The boat rises up with the water and the ladder maintains the previous gap.

answer Sep 10 by Tejas Naik



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