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September 2, 2014

Homework Help: Math

Posted by Chloe on Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 2:30pm.

A woman wants to measure the height of a nearby tower. She places a pole in the shadow of the tower so that the shadow of the pole is exactly covered by the shadow of the tower. The distance between the pole and the tower is , and the pole casts a shadow that is long. How tall is the tower? Round your answer to the nearest foot.

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