anonymous
  • anonymous
A building casts a 50-foot shadow. Alex is 5 feet tall and casts a 6-foot shadow. Approximately how tall is the building? A. 60 ft B. 24 ft C. 50 ft D. 42 ft i know its not A or C
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misty1212
  • misty1212
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misty1212
  • misty1212
you can use any ratio you like to solve for \(x\) perhaps the easiest is \[\frac{x}{50}=\frac{5}{6}\]
Sepeario
  • Sepeario
What she's trying to say above is that the two figures are similar and that you can compare them using your knowledge of similar triangles.

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misty1212
  • misty1212
solve in one step \[x=\frac{50\times 5}{6}\]
anonymous
  • anonymous
42
misty1212
  • misty1212
lol yeah, that is what i was "trying to say" but since english is my third language (just got off the boat two days ago) it might not have been clear
anonymous
  • anonymous
bruh explanation was on point

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