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Posted by **DEEK** on Friday, January 13, 2012 at 10:32pm.

- geometry -
**Steve**, Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 4:10amWait for a sunny day, not too near noon.

Stand next to it.

Measure your shadow, and the tree's shadow.

The tree's height will be in the same ratio as to your shadow.

- geometry -
**raul**, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 2:47pmShalonda notices that when she stands next to the flagpole, she casts a shadow that is 8 feet long and that the flagpole casts a shadow that is 28 feet long. Little Shalonda is 4 feet tall. How tall, to the nearest foot, is the flagpole?

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