Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

msumner

  • 2 years ago

if a 30 foot silo cast a 20 foot shadow what is the approximate measure from the tip of the shadow to the top of the silo?

  • This Question is Closed
  1. help123please.
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 3

    1) 30^2+20^2=c^2 or c^2=1300 so c=sqrt 1300 or c=about 36 ft. so 36 ft.

  2. RED123url
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    draw the thing first

  3. onegirl
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Pythagorean theorem 20^2 + 30^2 = x^2

  4. msumner
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    thanks

  5. onegirl
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    |dw:1367714202121:dw|

  6. onegirl
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    |dw:1367714202121:dw|

  7. onegirl
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    |dw:1367714202121:dw|

  8. onegirl
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    |dw:1367714202121:dw|

  9. onegirl
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    |dw:1367714202121:dw|

  10. onegirl
    • 2 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    |dw:1367714202121:dw|

  11. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy