math
posted by kayla .
a 9 foot street sign casts a 12 foot shadow. the lamppost next to it castss a 24 foot shadow. how tall is the lamppost?
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

Pre Cal
a 6 foot person is standing x feet away form a 10 foot lamppost. What is the distance d from the base of the lamppost to the end of the persons shadow, espressed as a function of x. 
Algebra 2
A lamppost casts a shadow that is 24 feet long. Tad, who is 6 feet tall, is standing directly next to the lamppost. his shadow is 15 feet long. How tall is the lamppost? 
geometry
if a 5foot tall bush casts a 2foot shadow how tall is a tree standing next to the bush that casts an 8foot shadow at the same time? 
Math Urgent help please
A lamppost casts a shadow of a man who is standing 15 feet away from the lamppost. The shadow is 5 feet long. The angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the lamp is 50. To the nearest foot, the lamppost is _____ feet tall. … 
Math
A 6ft. person casts a 4ft. shadow. Next to the person, a lamppost casts a 30ft. shadow. How tall is the lamppost? 
Math 7
how high is a tree that casts a 25 foot shadow at the same time a 6 foot pole casts a 10 foot shadow? 
Intermediate Algebra
If a 9foot tall adult elephant casts an 18foot shadow, how long is the shadow of the 6foot zookeeper? 
mathematics
A fence post casts a 4foot shadow at the same time that a tree next to it casts a 64foot shadow. How tall is the tree? 
algebra 2
An object's height varies directly with the length of its shadow. A person who is 5 feet tall casts an 8foot shadow. How long is the shadow of a 20foot tree? 
math
The height of an object varies directly with the length of its shadow. A person who is 6 feet tall casts a 15foot shadow. How long is the shadow of a 20foot tree?