anonymous
  • anonymous
find height of a tree that makes a 40'shadow when5'3" in pole is used to make a shadow of 3'
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anonymous
  • anonymous
x= shadow(s) y=height y1/x1=y/x y/40 = 5'3''/3' y=40' * 5'3''/3' calculate
anonymous
  • anonymous
\[\frac{63}{36}=\frac{h}{480}\] \[h=\frac{63\times 480}{36}=840\] 840 inch = 70 ft
anonymous
  • anonymous
easiest i think to work in inches and then convert back.

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