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A man 6 feet tall is standing 9 feet from a 18 feet tall light pole. His shadow cast 15 degree. What is the angle formed from this equation?

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    18/(9+s)=6/s
    Draw the figure, that reflects similar trigngles. S is the length of his shadow.

    Now your question: what is the angle formed? 15 degrees, Duh.

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