Monday
April 21, 2014

Homework Help: geometry

Posted by neil on Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at 9:16am.

A person 6 ft tall is standing near a treet light so that he is 4/10 of the distance from the pole to the tip of his shadow.How high above the ground is the light bulb? If the persons head is exactly 5ft from the light bulb how far is the person from the pole,and how long is the shadow?

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Analytic Geometry(Math) - a person 6 ft. tall s standing near a street light so ...
math - A woman 5 ft tall is standing near a street lamp that is 12 ft tall. Find...
math - A flagpole casts a 32-ft shadow. A boy who is 6 feet tall is standing ...
MATH WORD PROBLEM - MEASUREMENT: A woman is 5 ft tall and her shadow is 4ft long...
geometry - a person is standing 12m away from a street light that is 9m tall. ...
Geometry - A woman is standing 48 ft away from a tree. The woman casts a shadow ...
MATH - If a flagpole casts a shadow of 300 ft. and a person standing 6ft tall ...
Math - A person is standing next to a flag pole.The person is 6ft tall.She casts...
pre alg - jane is standing next to a tree. the tree casts a shadow that is 11.2 ...
geometry - Jim is 4 ft from a lamppost that is 16 ft tall and he is 6 ft tall. ...

Search
Members