College Physics (4th Edition)

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0073512141
ISBN 13: 978-0-07351-214-3

Chapter 1 - Problems: 1

Answer

The height of the new fence is 2.5 meters.

Work Step by Step

The original height of the fence is $h_0 = 1.8 ~m$. The farmer needs to increase the height of the fence by 37%. We can calculate the height of the new fence. $h = 1.37~h_0 = (1.37)(1.8~m) = 2.5~m$ The height of the new fence is 2.5 meters.
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