Posted by **diamond** on Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 11:08pm.

a 6 foot tall man is standing near a tree on level ground .if the man shadow 4 feet long .how many feet tall is the tree?

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**Steve**, Monday, April 30, 2012 at 12:18am
"near" doesn't mean anything.

If the man is 100 ft from the tree, a 4-ft shadow means the tree is enormous.

If the man is 2 ft from the tree, the tree is short.

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**tina**, Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 11:20pm
4 divided by 6 = 1.5

1.5 times 18 = 27

the answer is : 27

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