## Intermediate Algebra (12th Edition)

Maximum rise: $19.5$ feet
We know that the definition of slope is: $slope=\frac{rise}{run}$ In this case, we have the maximum slope of 13% (slope=0.13) and a run of 150 ft. We calculate the maximum rise: $slope=\frac{rise}{150}=0.13$ $rise=0.13*150$ $rise=19.5$ feet