# math

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?

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1. 6:9::Height:25

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

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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.

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3. 14

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4. eww

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

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6. what is the angel of elevation of the sun when a 35 feet pole casts a 20 feet shadow?

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7. 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?

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