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Posted by **A** on Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 12:42pm.

- College Calculus -
**Steve**, Monday, November 14, 2011 at 12:28amIf x is the diatsnace from the light to the llama, and h is the height of the shadow on the wall, then using similar triangles,

h/20 = 2/x

hx = 40

At 14m from the barn, x=6 and h = 40/6 = 20/3

hx' + xh' = 0

(20/3)(1) + 6h' = 0

h' = -10/9

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