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A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?

asked by miya
  1. 6:9::Height:25

    or
    6/9=X/25 or X= 6*25/9

    posted by bobpursley
  2. A tree casts a shadow 18 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 42-cm tall statue is 64 cm long. Find the height of the tree.

    posted by natalie
  3. 14

    posted by krysten
  4. my coochie hurts

    posted by buttwosky
  5. eww

    posted by Anonymous
  6. ummmm.... that's nice buttwosky... but honestly... i could go the WHOLE entire year without knowing that... actually... my whole life... :o

    posted by Anonymous :O
  7. what is the angel of elevation of the sun when a 35 feet pole casts a 20 feet shadow?

    posted by Anonymous
  8. A 25 foot shadow at same time of day, a 6 foot man near tree casts a g foot shadow. WHAT IS THE HEIGHT OF THE TREE TO NEAREST FOOT?

    posted by Randy johnson

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