Saturday

December 20, 2014

December 20, 2014

Posted by **joan** on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 10:18am.

- hs geometry -
**Dan**, Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 10:43amIt's a proportion...53/63=x/67

in other words...

st.height/st.shadow=tr.height/tr.shadow

Solve by cross multiplying...63x=53*67

so x=56.37inches..

Good Luck!

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

geometry - to find the height of a tree, a student 53 inches in height measures...

geometrY - See the last picture at the bottom of this web page (for a pic of ...

geometrY - to estimate the height of a tree, Dave stands in the shadow of the ...

Geometry - Starla is 5feet 9inches tall. To find the height of a tree,she ...

math - a large elm tree died after it was struck by lightning.the property owner...

Geometry - A tree casts a 36 ft shadow. The angle of depression from the top of ...

Math Help - Mieko, who is 1.53 m tall, wishes to find the height of a tree. She...

math - At a given time, the height of an object is directly proportional to the ...

geometry - Dru is challenged by her geometry teacher to estimate the height of ...

math - Using the shadow method, Norman finds the height of a tree as follows: He...