



 
Hi Emily, The problem doesn't tell you the number of steps. You will need to decide that yourself. I drew a couple of steps to illustrate. Plans for stairs use the terms "tread" and "riser" as illustrated in the diagram. Mathematicians call the length of the tread the "run" and the length of the riser the "rise". In my diagram the run is 5 units and the rise is 3 units. Decide on how many steps you need and draw a diagram to scale where the rise is 2 units and the run is 5 units. Penny  


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