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Homework Help: precalculus

Posted by Kelsey on Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 10:09pm.

A man is walking away from a lamppost with a light source h = 6 m above the ground. The man is m = 1.5 m tall. How long is the man's shadow when he is d = 11 m from the lamppost? (Hint: Use similar triangles.)

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