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Posted by **Kylie** on Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 7:25pm.

Answer and round your answer to the nearest whole number.

A 6 ft tall tent standing next to a cardboard box casts a 9 ft shadow. If the cardboard box casts a shadow that is 6 ft long then how tall is it?

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**PsyDAG**, Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 10:17am6/9 = x/6 or 6:9::x:6

Either way, solve for x.

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**Abdi**, Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 6:55pm6 feet tall

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