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A light pole that is 3 meters (m) tall casts a shadow 2 meters long. at the same time. a person near the light pole casts a shadow 1.2 meters long

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  1. I assume you want the person's height.
    since the height:shadow ratio is the same,

    h/1.2 = 3/2

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  2. i dont get it

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  3. You'll find your answer by using Steve's proportion. Cross multiply and solve for h.

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    Ms. Sue
  4. Ms. Sue what do you after you cross multiply

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