# Two poles of height 25 m and 20 m stand upright in a field the distance between the pole is 12 m find the distance between their tops

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by sharmishta

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then on ii pole at its top we will draw a line perpendicular to i pole ce of length 12m

then we will join a & c so we get the triangle ace

now , applying Pythagoras theorem

ac square= ae square+ ec square

ac square= 25 +144

ac=√169

ac=13cm