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One end of a rope is attached to the top of a pole 100 ft high. If the rope is 150 ft long, what is the maximum distance along the ground from the

One end of a rope is attached to the top of a pole 100 ft high. If the rope is 150 ft long, what is
the maximum distance along the ground from the base of the pole to where the other end can be
attached? You may assume that the pole is perpendicular to the ground.

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