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A 17 foot ladder is leaning against a wall. If the top slips down the wall at a rate of 2 ft/s, how fast will the foot be moving away from the wall

A 17 foot ladder is leaning against a wall. If the top slips down the wall at a rate of 2 ft/s, how fast will the foot be moving away from the wall when the top is 14 feet above the ground?

The foot will be moving at ft/s.

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A 17 foot ladder is leaning against a wall. If the top slips down the wall at a rate of 2 ft/s, how
fast will the foot be moving away from the wall when the top is 14 feet above the ground?
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