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Posted by **help plz** on Tuesday, May 26, 2009 at 12:38pm.

if a united states flag is 9.5 feet wide,how high should it be?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, May 26, 2009 at 12:43pmSet up the proportion and cross multiply. Let x = the height.

1/1.9 = x/9.5

1.9x = 9.5

x = 5 feet

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**help plz**, Tuesday, May 26, 2009 at 12:47pmok thanks ill do it

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