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

lgbasallote
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can you convert 2 1/3 yards into feet first?

lolo121910
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Its 7 Feet.

lolo121910
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So i believe it would 14 feet?

lgbasallote
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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?

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So its x = 2 : 7 so it would be 14 correct?

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yup