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Posted by **Darius** on Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 10:18am.

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**Reiny**, Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 12:27pmYou will have similar triangles, so set up a ratio equation

let h be the height of the pole

x/27 = 5/3

solve for x . I got 45

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