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# Solve the following problem.The base of a 25ft. ladder is positioned 7ft. away from an office building situated on a slight hill, and the ladder and ground form a $62^{\circ}$ angle. At what angle and at what height does the ladder touch the building?

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Given data:

$\begin{equation*} a= length_{ladder} = 25 \end{equation*}$

$\begin{equation*} b=7 \end{equation*}$

$\begin{equation*} \theta=62\text{\textdegree} \end{equation*}$

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