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A person 2.5 ft tall casts a shadow of 3 ft. How long is a shadow of a pole that is 6.7 ft tall?
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A person 2.5 ft tall casts a shadow of 3 ft. How long is a shadow of a pole that is 6.7 ft tall?
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princeofwetlot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
use ratio and proportion \[2.5 : 3 = 6.7 : x\] \[\implies 3 \times 6.7 = 2.5x\] do you get it?
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owusulovesyou Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so the answer is 2.5x? because the options given are 5.5 ft. 7 ft. 8 ft.
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princeofwetlot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what is 3 * 6.7?
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princeofwetlot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
(use a calculator)
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owusulovesyou Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
3 * 6.7 is 20.1
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princeofwetlot Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
now divide it by 2.5
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owusulovesyou Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oooooooooooh so its 8ft right?
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thankyou!
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