# Algebra

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Faye wants to know how tall her school building is. On a sunny day, she measures the shadow of the building to be 6 feet. At the same time, she measures the shadow cast by a 5 foot statue to be 2 feet. How tall is her school building?

Thank you so much for your help.

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Cross multiply and solve for x.

5/2 = x/6

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