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lolo121910

  • 3 years ago

Find the height of the pole if the shadow of a boy 6 ft. tall is 3 ft. and the shadow of the pole is 2 1/3 yards.

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  1. lolo121910
    • 3 years ago
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    1 1/6 yards 4 2/3 feet 14 feet It is one of these i believe.

  2. lgbasallote
    • 3 years ago
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    can you convert 2 1/3 yards into feet first?

  3. lolo121910
    • 3 years ago
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    Its 7 Feet.

  4. lolo121910
    • 3 years ago
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    So i believe it would 14 feet?

  5. lgbasallote
    • 3 years ago
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    great! now use ratio and proportion 6 feet produces 3 feet shadow so x feet produces 7 feet shadow 6 : 3 = x : 7 got it?

  6. lolo121910
    • 3 years ago
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    So its x = 2 : 7 so it would be 14 correct?

  7. lgbasallote
    • 3 years ago
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    yup

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