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Homework Help: CALCULUS

Posted by Stumped Student on Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 11:39pm.

At 3:00 PM a man 144 cm tall casts a shadow 146 cm long. At the same time, a tall building nearby casts a shadow 171 m long. How tall is the building?
Give your answer in meters. (You may need the fact that 100 cm = 1 m.)

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