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  • one year ago

A pole that is 2.7m tall casts a shadow that is 1.29mlong. At the same time, a nearby building casts a shadow that is 48.5m long. How tall is the building? Round your answer to the nearest meter.

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    2.7/x 1.29/48.5 and cross multiply or is it 2.7/1.29 48.5/x ?

  2. wolf1728
    • one year ago
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    Yes, I'd say multiply 48.5 times (2.7/1.29)

  3. wolf1728
    • one year ago
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    I make that 101.511627907

  4. ali2x2
    • one year ago
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    ok back

  5. ali2x2
    • one year ago
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    id agree with wolf here

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so the answer is 102 if they want to roudn to the nearest meter?

  7. ali2x2
    • one year ago
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    mhm

  8. ali2x2
    • one year ago
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    but i still get that medal :3

  9. ali2x2
    • one year ago
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    :P

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    okay sweet thanks ill give u the medal since i gave wolf one the last time , lol

  11. ali2x2
    • one year ago
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    lol

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you both i appreciate it

  13. ali2x2
    • one year ago
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    MHm do you need anything else?

  14. wolf1728
    • one year ago
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    Okay see ya

  15. ali2x2
    • one year ago
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    see ya :P

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