A flagpole casts a shadow 27 feet long. A person standing nearby nearly casts a shadow 8 feet long. If the person is 6 feet tall, how tall is the flagpole

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1. 27/8=height/6
solve for height, right?

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2. yes

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3. 27 TIMES 8 AND X TIMES 6. THEN.....

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