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Posted by **cindy** on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 11:34pm.

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**Steve**, Friday, November 9, 2012 at 3:08amthe lengths and shadows are in the same ratio. So,

10/17 = 23/x

x = 39.1 ft

or, the ratio of length:shadow is the same for both vehicles:

10/23 = 17/x

x = 39.1 ft

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