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kory is standing near a building that has a shadow that is 14 feet long. Kris is 5.5 feet tall, and the length of her shadow is 3.5 feet. set up and solve a proportion to determine the height of the building.

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  1. 5.5/3.5 = x/14

    Cross multiply and solve for x.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. Thank You!

    posted by Jack
  3. You're welcome.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  4. What would the height of the building be.

    posted by Jack
  5. What did you get?

    posted by Ms. Sue
  6. I got 23 ft.

    posted by Jack
  7. I got 22 feet.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  8. Ok

    posted by Jack

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