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Posted by **Anonymous** on Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 7:25pm.

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 7:40pmLet's set up a proportion and let x equal the height of the tree. Then cross multiply.

5.75/8 = x/30

8x = 172.5

x = 21.56 = 22 feet

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 7:44pmwhere did you get 5.75

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 7:47pm5 ft., 9 inches = 5 9/12 = 5.75 feet

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**anonymous**, Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 3:41pma lamppost cast a shadpw that is 24 feet ong. tad who is 6 feet tall is standing directly next to the lampost. his shadow is 15 feet long. about how tall is the lamppost?

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**Anonymous**, Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 8:32pm9.6 feet

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**quasiah**, Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 9:31pma person is standing 30ft from a flag pole can see the top of the pole at a 35 degree angle of eleation diagram

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**Anonymous**, Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 6:46amA Flagpole casts a shadow 160 feet long.at the same time a boy standing nearby who is 5 feet tall casts a shadow 200feet long. Find the number of feet in the height of the flagpole

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