A 5-m ladder leans against a wall. Assume the bottom slides away from the wall at a rate of 0.6 m/s. t = 0 t =1 t = 2 The variable h is the height of the ladder's top at time t, and x is the distance from the wall to the ladder's bottom. Find the velocity of the top of the ladder at t = 2 s if the bottom is 1.5 m from the wall at t = 0 s. (Use decimal notation. Give your answer to three decimal places.) dh m/s dt |t=2

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A 5-m ladder leans against a wall. Assume the bottom slides away from the wall at a rate of 0.6 m/s.
t = 0 t =1 t = 2
The variable h is the height of the ladder's top at time t, and x is the distance from the wall to the ladder's bottom.
Find the velocity of the top of the ladder at t = 2 s if the bottom is 1.5 m from the wall at t = 0 s.
(Use decimal notation. Give your answer to three decimal places.)
dh
m/s
dt |t=2
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A 5-m ladder leans against a wall. Assume the bottom slides away from the wall at a rate of 0.6 m/s. t = 0 t =1 t = 2 The variable h is the height of the ladder's top at time t, and x is the distance from the wall to the ladder's bottom. Find the velocity of the top of the ladder at t = 2 s if the bottom is 1.5 m from the wall at t = 0 s. (Use decimal notation. Give your answer to three decimal places.) dh m/s dt |t=2

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