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Homework Help: Calculus

Posted by Trevor on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12:01pm.

A man is 6ft tall and is walking at night straight toward a lighted street lamp at a rate of 5 ft/sec. If the lamp is 20 ft above the ground, find the rate at which the length of his shadow is changing.

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