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geometry
if a 5-foot tall bush casts a 2-foot shadow how tall is a tree standing next to the bush that casts an 8-foot shadow at the same time?
January 7, 2014 by andy

math
A tree casts a shadow 8 ft long. A 6 ft man casts a shadow 4 ft long. The triangle formed by the tree and it's shadow is similar to the triangle formed by the man and his shadow. How tall is the tree?
November 2, 2010 by Anonymous

Math117A
An object 4.2 feet tall casts a shadow that is 12.6 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 20.4 feet tall? a.12 feet B.6.8 feet C.28.8 feet d.61.2 feet
June 10, 2015 by liza

math117A
An object 4.2 feet tall casts a shadow that is 12.6 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 20.4 feet tall? A.12 feet B. 6.8 feet C.28.8 feet D.61.2 feet
June 14, 2015 by lizzy

Math
I have this application that I cant figure out how to work. Please help without giving me the answer. A tree casts a shadow that measures 5 m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4 m long. How tall is the tree?
May 21, 2008 by Angela

geometry
How tall is a tower if it casts a shadow 65 ft long at the same time that a building 160 ft tall casts a shadow 130 ft long?
February 16, 2012 by drew

Math
On level ground, a 60-foot-tall vertical building casts a 10-foot shadow. at the same time, another vertical building casts a 25-foot shadow. how many feet tall is the second building?
December 1, 2016 by Ray

Math
A kite that is 7 feet tall casts a shadow that is 4 feet long. How long would the shadow be if a kite is only 4 feet tall?
March 18, 2014 by Katie

Math
Karen is 63 inches tall and casts a shadow that is 32 inches long. At the same time, a tree casts a shadow that is 81 inches long. How tall is the tree?
January 17, 2011 by John

geometry/algebra
at 5pm a person 5 feet tall casts a 10 foot shadow. at the same time a flagpole casts a 40 foot shadow. what is the height of the flagpole?
January 31, 2012 by sarah

Math
A man who is 6.2 ft tall casts a shadow that is 13.6 ft long. Find the height of a petrified stump that casts a 16.9 ft shadow.
November 21, 2015 by Carlos

Geometry
if a person 5 feet tall casts a 3 foot shadow and a building casts a 12 foot shadow, what is the height of building in feet?
April 24, 2012 by Trevor

Math
The shadow of an object varies directly as its height h. A man 1.8 m tall casts a shadow 4.32 m long. If at the same time a flagpole casts a shadow 12.8 m long, how how is the flagpole?
September 20, 2015 by Jennylyn

algebra
An object 4.2 feet tall casts a shadow that is 12.6 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 15.3 feet tall?
June 9, 2013 by angie

Math
An object 3.9 feet tall casts a shadow that is 11.7 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 14.4 feet tall?
August 30, 2013 by Allisyn

algebra
An object 8.1 feet tall casts a shadow that is 24.3 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 18.3 feet tall?
February 27, 2014 by emilys mom

Algebra 1b
An object 8.1 feet tall casts a shadow that is 24.3 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 19.5 feet tall?
April 27, 2014 by Kim Williams

what is the answer
An object 8.1 feet tall casts a shadow that is 24.3 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 20.1 feet tall?
May 4, 2014 by Anonymous

Algebra 2
An object 3.6 feet tall casts a shadow that is 10.8 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 13.2 feet tall?
July 30, 2014 by Curtis

algebra
An object 8.4 feet tall casts a shadow that is 25.2 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 20.7 feet tall?
August 4, 2014 by JG

Algebra 2
An object 5.7 feet tall casts a shadow that is 17.1 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 14.4 feet tall?
December 21, 2014 by Susie

Pre-algebra
A pole that is 3.1m tall casts a shadow that is 1.64m long. At the same time, a nearby building casts a shadow that is 50.25m long. How tall is the building? Round your answer to the nearest meter.
May 7, 2012 by Darlene

geometry
A woman who is 6-ft tall casts a 4.5-foot shadow at the same time that a building casts a 75-foot shadow. What is the height of the building in feet?
July 19, 2012 by jane

math
Juan and Anita are standing together in the schoolyard. Juan, who is 6 feet 2 inches tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Anita casts a shadow that is 46 inches long. How tall is Anita?
September 22, 2007 by --

Algebra
Juan and Anita are standing together in the schoolyard. Juan, who is 6 feet 2 inches tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Anita casts a shadow that is 46 inches long. How tall is Anita?: a. 86.4 in. b. 5 ft 3 in. c. 5 ft 1 in. d. 64 in.
March 11, 2008 by Mike

pre alg
jane is standing next to a tree. the tree casts a shadow that is 11.2 ft long. she is 5.6 ft tall and her shadow measures 3.8 ft. How tall is the tree?
May 9, 2013 by john

algebra
Jordan and Missy are stnading together in the schoolyard. Jordan, who is 6 feet tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Missy casts a shadow that is 45 inches lobg. How tall is missing? 1 38in 2 86.5in 3 5ft 4 5ft 6in. plz help!!
April 10, 2009 by Anonymous

Geometry
A post tree outside of matts house casts a 12 foot shadow at a certain time of day. At the same time matt, who is 6 feet tall, casts a 2 foot shadow. How tall is the tree? How do I solve this? The marketing department of the company is considering making a keychain with a ...
April 3, 2015 by Hannah

Math
A pole that is 3.2m tall casts a shadow that is 1.4m long. At the same time, a nearby tower casts a shadow that is 39.5m long. How tall is the tower? Round your answer to the nearest meter.
November 14, 2015 by Michelle

algebra
I need help figuring this out. If an object 3.9 feet tall casts a shadow 11.7 feet tall. How tall would the shadow be if the object were 17.4 feet tall? please show me step by step for me to understand. thank you so much
August 1, 2013 by Alaska Diamond

math
tree casts a shadow 32 feet on the ground. If the distance from the end of the shadow to the top of the tree is 40 feet, how tall is the tree?
November 8, 2010 by mitch

math
A tree casts a shadow that measures 4 ft, At the same time, a yardstick casts a shadow that is 9 in long. How tall is the pole? Assuming that the light comes from the same sources (in this case, the sun), the ratio of the yardstick (one yard) and its shadow (9 inches) equal ...
March 7, 2007 by carol

trig
A tree casts a shadow 50 yards long when the angle of the sun (measured from the horizon) is 30 degree. How tall is the tree in feet? (A) 150p3 (B) 50p3 (C) 150 (D) 75p3 (E) None of the above.
May 7, 2011 by minh

math
Math homework help????? please? heres what it says on the paper. Using proportions, you can calculate the dimensions of objects without having to measure them. solve the problems that follow... heres the problem ===================================== amy is 5 feet tall and ...
May 23, 2011 by selena

math
A fence post 3ft tall casts a shadow 16ft long . At the same time ,the barn casts a shadow 96ft long. how tall is the barn?
November 3, 2010 by Dj

GEOMETRY
Alicia is 5ft tall. she casts a shadow that measures 6 1/2 feet long at the same time that a sculpture in the park casts a shadow 12 ft long. which of the following is the approximate height of the sculpture? a) 2.0 miles b) 6.6 miles c) 12 miles d) 15.6 miles
October 11, 2010 by Tiffany

Math
1. 5/ 8+root 7 A. 5/57 B. 5 root 7 /15 C. 5- root 7/8 D. 40- 5 root 7/ 57 My answer I had two was not sure A and D . 2. An object 8.1 feet tall casts a shadow that is 24.3 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 17.4 feet tall? A. 1.2 feet B. 5.8...
August 22, 2013 by Queta

math
A pole that is 2.9m tall casts a shadow that is 1.39m long. At the same time, a nearby building casts a shadow that is 36.75m long. How tall is the building.
August 2, 2010 by Jessica Padilla

math
A tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. The angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of tree is 66 degrees. Determine the height of the tree, to the nearest foot.
October 17, 2010 by marie rose

math
A tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. The angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of tree is 66 degrees. Determine the height of the tree, to the nearest foot.
October 17, 2010 by marie rose

10th grade
A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
March 18, 2010 by boom

Math
if a flagpole is 20ft tall and casts a shadow of 27ft how tall is a building that casts a shadow of 185ft? write a proportion and solve. round your answer to the nearest foot.
October 30, 2014 by Avery

10th grade
a tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. the angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of the tree is 66 degrees. Determine the height of the tree to the nearest foot.
October 17, 2010 by marie

trigonometry
If a tree casts a shadow of 12 feet at the same time that 6 foot person casts a shadow what is the length of the three to the nearst foot
February 8, 2014 by sandy

word problems
miguel is 5ft 10 inches tall On a sunny day he casts a shadow of 4ft 2 inches long. At the same time, a nearby electric tower casts a shadow 8ft 9 inches long. How tall is the tower? Please help me set up the equation. Do i use is actual height or his shadow?
January 15, 2015 by april

math
A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
May 9, 2010 by miya

geomtry
A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
March 24, 2011 by najah

geomtry
A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
March 24, 2011 by najah

Math 7
A tree casts a 50 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 4 foot man standing near the tree casts a 10 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
June 5, 2012 by Your Mom

geometry
Paula casts a shadow 2 meters long at the same time a tree casts a shadow 28 meters long. The tree is 17.5 meters tall. How tall is Paula?
May 9, 2012 by suemmy

Trig/Precalc
a lamp post that is 8 feet high casts a shadow 5 feet long. how tall is the person standing beside the lamp post if his shadow is 3.5 feet long
November 24, 2013 by Marusa

math
how high is a tree that cast a 24-foot shadow at the same time a 9-foot pole casts a shadow which is 3-feet long
January 17, 2012 by jacob thorn

PLEASE ANSWER THIS!!!
Two trees stand side-by-side. The shorter tree is feet tall. Its shadow is 9 feet long. The taller tree is feet tall. How long is its shadow?
April 1, 2011 by Dezzy

Math
If a man casts 14 foot and a child casts a 9'4" shadow at the same time how tall is the man?
March 24, 2013 by Shanequa

geometry
A fire hydrant that is 1.5 feet high casts a shadow that is 2.5 feet long. At the same time of day, a lamppost casts a shadow 15 feet long. What is the height of the lamppost?
November 3, 2015 by jay

geometry
A 6ft tall man casts a 10ft shadow next to his 4ft tall daughter how long is her shadow ? I Don't Get The Question
January 23, 2015 by Mercedes

math
You want to determine the height of your school. The building casts a 6 foot shadow at the same time you cast a 15 inch shadow. If you are 5 feet tall how tall is the building?
February 23, 2012 by helen

geometry
a flagpole casts a 73 foot shadow. Habib is 5 feet tall and his shadow is 12 feet. How tall is the flagpole?
March 2, 2012 by lynze

math
The Washington Monument is the tallest structure in Washington D.C. At the same time the monument casts a shadow that is about 500 feet long, a 40 foot flagpole nearby casts a shadow that is about 36 feet long. Make a sketch. Find the approximate height of the monument.
February 20, 2012 by Eleanna

Math
2. A 21 meter tall tree near a building casts a shadow that is 24 meters long. The building casts a shadow that is 56 meters long. what is the height of the building? 21/24 = x/56 x = 56*21/24 = 49 m..........c -------------------------- a. 30m •• b. 64m c. 49m d. 72m
January 13, 2016 by Amanda

algebra
a man 6.2 feet tall stands 12 feet away from a streetlight and casts a 5 ft shadow. How tall is the streetlight?
December 3, 2011 by sushmitha

elemetary elgabra
A tree casts a shadow 25 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 57-cm tall statue is 66 cm long. Find the height of the tree to the nearest meter.
January 27, 2013 by garrett

Trigonometry
A tree casts a shadow 38 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 34 centimeter tall statue is 69 cm long. Find the height of the tree to the nearest tenth.
January 11, 2016 by Trig student

MATH WORD PROBLEM
MEASUREMENT: A woman is 5 ft tall and her shadow is 4ft long a nearby tree has a shadow 30 ft long. how tall is the tree? my answer i got was; 37.5 ft is that right? a man is standing near a totem pole. the man is 74 in tall. his shadow is 4ft long. the shadow of the totem ...
January 31, 2012 by marko

Geometry
In a garden, a birdbath 2ft 6 in. tall casts an 18-in. shadow at the same time an oak tree casts a 90-ft shadow. How tall is the oak tree?
November 7, 2012 by idk

Geometry
In a garden, a birdbath 2ft 6 in. tall casts an 18-in. shadow at the same time an oak tree casts a 90-ft shadow. How tall is the oak tree?
April 14, 2014 by Jess

Fundamentals of Math
A tree casts a shadow 36 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 49-centimeter tall statue is 90 cm long. Find the height of the tree. Round to the nearest tenth.
August 6, 2016 by Anonymous

math
A building 35ft tall casts a shadow 105ft long .Patty casts a shadow 16.5 ft long. how tall is Patty?
November 3, 2010 by Dj

Math
You are fi ve feet tall and cast a seven-foot eight-inch shadow. At the same time, a basketball hoop casts a 19-foot shadow. How tall is the basketball hoop? Assume the triangles are similar.
April 6, 2011 by Leila

math
what is the process for solving the following question? John is 72 inches tall and casts a 40 inch shadow. A monument casts a 24 foot shadow. How tall is the monument?
February 24, 2012 by n

geometry
Marcia is 1.5 meters tall. She casts a shadow that is 2 meters long. A nearby building casts a shadow that is 24 meters long. How tall is the building? (Hint: Use the properties of similar triangles.) A. 48 m B. 36 m C. 18 m D. 7 m
January 7, 2013 by eddie

Geometry
isaac is landscaping a yard , to see how well a tree shades are area of the yard. He needs to know the trees height . The trees shadow is 18 feet long at the same time isaacs shadow is 4 feet long if isaacs is 6 feet tall how tall is the tree
March 6, 2012 by help

Geometry
A person who is 5 feet, 6 inches (5.6 feet) tall casts a shadow (from N to S) that is 12 feet long. The distance along the ground from the person (N) to the flagpole (G) is 18 feet. Find the height of the flagpole (FG) showing all calculations.
January 17, 2014 by David

math
On a sunny day an office building casts a shadow that is 80 feet long. At the same time, a 5 foot person casts a 6 foot shadow. Determine the height of the office building to the nearest foot.
May 16, 2010 by Lia

Principal of Math
a tree casts a shadow 29m long. at the same time the shadow cast b a 61cm tall statue is 82cm long. find the height of the tree. round results to the nearest unit.
April 14, 2013 by Christine

geometry
A person who is 5 feet, 6 inches (5.5 feet) tall casts a shadow (from N to S) that is 12 feet long. The distance along the ground from the person (N) to the flagpole (G) is 18 feet. Find the height of the flagpole (FG) showing all calculations. What is the length of SP and PF?
January 14, 2014 by David

Precalculus
A 60-foot tree casts a shadow 85 feet long. The sine of the angle of elevation of the top of the tree to the sun is approximately ___. A. .82 B. .75 C. .58 D. .33
May 25, 2015 by Denise

algebra
A flag pole casts a shadow of 27 feet , while a boy 5 feet tall casts a shadow of 3 feet find the height of the flag pole
August 23, 2012 by Darius

math
A person that is 1.6 m tall casts a 4 m shadow. At the same time, a nearby tree casts a 12 m shadow. What is the height of the tree to the nearest tenth of a metre?
November 4, 2016 by tanya

Geometry
A student wants to determine the height of a tree. She knows that her six foot tall Teacher cast a 10 foot long shadow at the same time that the tree has a 45 foot long shadow. How tall is the tree?
January 11, 2016 by Samantha

8 th grade
person 6 ft.tall casts a shadow of 8 ft. long what is height of nearby building that casts a 72 ft shadow at same time
May 14, 2012 by Anonymous

math
An adult giraffe that is 17.8 ft tall casts a shadow that is 65.9 ft long. Find the height of a baby elephant that casts a 11.8 ft shadow.
August 9, 2015 by shaneika

math
a boy 45 in tall casts a shadow 90 long. At the same time his father casts a shadow 144 in
October 19, 2012 by Anonymous

geometry
On a sunny day an office building casts a shadow that is 80 feet long. At the same time, a 5 foot person casts a 6 foot shadow. Determine the height of the office building to the nearest
May 3, 2011 by gjhjhvvjh

math
set up and label the proportion A 6 ft tall ten standing next to a cardboard box casts a 9 ft shadow. If the cardboard box casts a shadow that is 6 ft long then how tall is it?
November 9, 2010 by lilly

math
A 2ft tall cardboard box standing next to an adult giraffe casts a 1 ft shadow. If the adult giraffe casts a shadow that is 7 ft long,then how tall is it. Answer 14 ft
October 13, 2015 by reana

math
Natasha stands 5.5 feet tall and has a shadow that measures 3 feet long. At the same time, a tree next to Natasha has a shadow that measures 12 feet long. How tall is the tree?
April 6, 2016 by lashay

math!
1. a flagpole is 20ft tall and casts a 28ft long shadow . a tree has a shadow that is 49 ft long. how tall is the tree? 2. there are 6 pieces of paper in a box numbered 1 through 6. mark needs to pick a 3 and then a 5 in order to win. the first pick is not replaced. what are ...
May 31, 2010 by Sara!

Geometry 2
In the same location at the same time of day, two trees casts a shadow. The 60-ft tree casts a 12 ft shadow, and the other trees casts a 4 ft shadow. How tall is the other tree? A. 20 ft B. 18 ft C. 52 ft D. 76 ft How do I solve this.. Im confused again...
April 14, 2010 by monique n

geometrY
to estimate the height of a tree, Dave stands in the shadow of the tree so that his shadow and the tree's shadow end at the same point. Dave is 6 feet 4 inches tall and his shadow is 15 feet long. If he is standing 66 feet away from the tree, what is the height of this tree?
February 27, 2011 by shannon

Math [Geometry]
A 6 foot man stands by a 30 foot radio tower and casts a 10 foot shadow. How long is the shadow cast by the tower and what time is it? I got 50 feet for the length of the shadow. What I cannot find out is, what time is it?
December 16, 2013 by Griffin

math
police officer johnson is 6.2 ft tall and casts a 2.3 ft shadow. at the same time. his nearby car casts a shadow which is 12 ft long. write a proportion to find the hight of the SUV.
November 29, 2012 by ANNONIMUS

Intermediate Algebra
If a 9-foot tall adult elephant casts an 18-foot shadow, how long is the shadow of the 6-foot zookeeper? Use a proportion to set up and solve an equation. Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a foot if necessary.
July 12, 2015 by Dora

math
Set up and Label the proportion Answer and round your answer to the nearest whole number. A 6 ft tall tent standing next to a cardboard box casts a 9 ft shadow. If the cardboard box casts a shadow that is 6 ft long then how tall is it?
November 9, 2010 by Kylie

Geometry
A woman is standing 48 ft away from a tree. The woman casts a shadow of 12 feet and the tree is 27 ft tall. How tall is the woman?
February 3, 2012 by Baishali

physics
A man 1.92 m tall, walking near a street light at night, casts a 3.88 m long shadow directly in front of him. The lightpost is 5.82 m behind the man. How tall is the lightpost?
August 30, 2015 by chantal

Math
A man 6 feet tall is standing 4 feet away from a 20 foot lamppost. How long is the lampposts shadow?
April 27, 2016 by Nate

math
a 6.5 ft tall car standing next to an adult elephant casts a 33.2 ft shadow. If the adult elephant casts a shadow that is 51.5 ft long then how tall is it?
November 9, 2010 by lilly

Math
If a tree cast a shadow 30 feet long at the same time that a boy 5 feet tall cast a shadow 3 long. Find the height in feet of the tree.
November 16, 2012 by Gerri

math proportions
At a certain time of the day, a 5 foot 1 inch woman casts a 3 foot 4 inch shadow. How tall is a nearby tree that casts a 12 foot 10 inch shadow at the same time of day? Answer in ...
February 26, 2015 by shay

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