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 2 years ago
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?
 2 years ago
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
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1use ratio and proportion \[2.5 : 3 = 6.7 : x\] \[\implies 3 \times 6.7 = 2.5x\] do you get it?

owusulovesyou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the answer is 2.5x? because the options given are 5.5 ft. 7 ft. 8 ft.

princeofwetlot
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what is 3 * 6.7?

princeofwetlot
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(use a calculator)

princeofwetlot
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now divide it by 2.5

owusulovesyou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oooooooooooh so its 8ft right?
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