To find: The height at which bamboo is broken.
The bamboo is broken at height of 4.55 ft.
The length of bamboo is 10-ft.
Distance between the tip and stem of bamboo is 3 ft.
Let the height at which bamboo is broken be x.
Tabulate the given information into the language of algebra.
|In words||In algebra|
|Height at which bamboo is broken||x|
|Height of remaining bamboo|
Model the equation for the above information.
Simplify the above equation.
Thus, the bamboo is broken at height of 4.55 ft.
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