Posted by **Kasia Neil** on Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 5:35pm.

Suppose you want to find the height of a flagpole. You know your height.You can measure the length of the shadow of the flagpole. Your friend can measure your shadow. How can you use ratios to find the height of the flagpole? Explain.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Math - Suppose you want to find the height of a flagpole. You know your height....
- Geometry - To find the height of a flagpole Kasey measured her own shadow and ...
- Algebra - In 1915, the tallest flagpole in the world was in San Francisco. a. ...
- College Algebra - A person who is 6 feet tall walks away from flagpole toward ...
- Math - The figure shows the shadows created by the sun when Cindy stands near ...
- math - Darius uses the shadow method to estimate the height of a flagpole. He ...
- math/trig - A flagpole casts a shadow 44 ft with the sun angle of elevation is ...
- Geometry - If the boy is 4' 9" tall and his shadow is 6 ft. and the shadow of ...
- Math - The shadow of an object varies directly as its height h. A man 1.8 m tall...
- math - a person who is 1.9m tall has a shadow that is 1.5m long. at the same ...

More Related Questions