Puzzles & Quizzes

Can You Solve the Crossed Ladder Geometry Puzzle?

This tricky puzzle involves geometry. Read the puzzle below, then scroll down to get the answer.

Here's the Puzzle

There is a wall that is 5 units tall, and another wall that is 3 units tall. Ladders connect the top of each wall to the bottom of the other. At what height do the ladders intersect? In other words, what is the height of the blue line?

Here's the Answer

You can see the answer in the video above. Did you get it?

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Written by Curiosity Staff February 9, 2016

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