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anonymous
 4 years ago
The Sears Tower in Chicago is the tallest building in the USA. On a sunny day, the Sears Tower casts a shadow that is 2908 feet long. A 5 foot person standing by the building casts a 10footlong shadow. How tall is the Sears Tower in feet?
anonymous
 4 years ago
The Sears Tower in Chicago is the tallest building in the USA. On a sunny day, the Sears Tower casts a shadow that is 2908 feet long. A 5 foot person standing by the building casts a 10footlong shadow. How tall is the Sears Tower in feet?

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JamesJ
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok, so if a 5 foot tall person casts at 10 foot shadow, how long a shadow would a 3 foot child cast?

JamesJ
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Right. Hence a 20 foot shadow comes from an object how tall? ____ feet

JamesJ
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05 foot person > 10 foot shadow 3 foot person > 6 foot shadow ___ foot object > 20 foot shadow

JamesJ
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Right. Hence for the Sears Tower ___ foot building > 2908 foot shadow
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