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when an elephant casts a 2.5 meter shadow, a man 2 meters tall casts a 1.5 meter shadow. how tall is the elephant

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    Let x = the elephants height

    x/2.5 = 2/1.5

    1.5x = 5
    x = 5/1.5
    x = 3.33

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