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A ball is located at point Q on top of a flagpole 10m above the ground. a light is being raised vertically at the rate of 5 m/s casting the shadow of Q on the ground. how fast is the shadow moving along the ground when the light is 50m high?

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where is the light initially?

20 meters from the flagpole!
coming from the top

dL/dt = 5 ....dh/dt = 0 dx/dt =?
dx/dt = dx/dL * dx/dt
find dx/dL ?? maybe not tho.....

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