# if a 6-foot -tall man casts a shadow that is 13 feet long, how tall is a tree that casts a shaow that is 169 feet long?

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### Math

A flagpole casts a shadow 10 ft long. If a man 6 ft tall casts a shadow 4 ft long at the sme time of day, how tall is the flagpole?

### math

amy is 5 feet tall and casts a 4 foot shadow. the pine tree has an 8 foot shawdow. how tall is the pine tree

### Algebra 2

A lamppost casts a shadow that is 24 feet long. Tad, who is 6 feet tall, is standing directly next to the lamppost. his shadow is 15 feet long. How tall is the lamppost?

### math

A 5-foot tall women is standing near a flag pole which casts a shadow of 21 feet on level ground. If the women’s shadow is 3 feet long, how tall is the flag pole?

### math

a man is 6ft tall and he casts a shadow of 5 ft, if a tree casts a 30ft shadow, how tall is the tree?

### geometry

if a 5-foot tall bush casts a 2-foot shadow how tall is a tree standing next to the bush that casts an 8-foot shadow at the same time?

### math

A tree casts a shadow 8 ft long. A 6 ft man casts a shadow 4 ft long. The triangle formed by the tree and it's shadow is similar to the triangle formed by the man and his shadow. How tall is the tree?

### Math117A

An object 4.2 feet tall casts a shadow that is 12.6 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 20.4 feet tall? a.12 feet B.6.8 feet C.28.8 feet d.61.2 feet

### math117A

An object 4.2 feet tall casts a shadow that is 12.6 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 20.4 feet tall? A.12 feet B. 6.8 feet C.28.8 feet D.61.2 feet

### Math

I have this application that I cant figure out how to work. Please help without giving me the answer. A tree casts a shadow that measures 5 m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4 m long. How tall is the tree?

### geometry

How tall is a tower if it casts a shadow 65 ft long at the same time that a building 160 ft tall casts a shadow 130 ft long?

### Math

On level ground, a 60-foot-tall vertical building casts a 10-foot shadow. at the same time, another vertical building casts a 25-foot shadow. how many feet tall is the second building?

### Math

A kite that is 7 feet tall casts a shadow that is 4 feet long. How long would the shadow be if a kite is only 4 feet tall?

### Math

Karen is 63 inches tall and casts a shadow that is 32 inches long. At the same time, a tree casts a shadow that is 81 inches long. How tall is the tree?

### geometry/algebra

at 5pm a person 5 feet tall casts a 10 foot shadow. at the same time a flagpole casts a 40 foot shadow. what is the height of the flagpole?

### Math

A man who is 6.2 ft tall casts a shadow that is 13.6 ft long. Find the height of a petrified stump that casts a 16.9 ft shadow.

### Math

The shadow of an object varies directly as its height h. A man 1.8 m tall casts a shadow 4.32 m long. If at the same time a flagpole casts a shadow 12.8 m long, how how is the flagpole?

### Geometry

if a person 5 feet tall casts a 3 foot shadow and a building casts a 12 foot shadow, what is the height of building in feet?

### algebra

An object 4.2 feet tall casts a shadow that is 12.6 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 15.3 feet tall?

### Math

An object 3.9 feet tall casts a shadow that is 11.7 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 14.4 feet tall?

### algebra

An object 8.1 feet tall casts a shadow that is 24.3 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 18.3 feet tall?

### Algebra 1b

An object 8.1 feet tall casts a shadow that is 24.3 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 19.5 feet tall?

### what is the answer

An object 8.1 feet tall casts a shadow that is 24.3 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 20.1 feet tall?

### Algebra 2

An object 3.6 feet tall casts a shadow that is 10.8 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 13.2 feet tall?

### algebra

An object 8.4 feet tall casts a shadow that is 25.2 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 20.7 feet tall?

### Algebra 2

An object 5.7 feet tall casts a shadow that is 17.1 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 14.4 feet tall?

### Pre-algebra

A pole that is 3.1m tall casts a shadow that is 1.64m long. At the same time, a nearby building casts a shadow that is 50.25m long. How tall is the building? Round your answer to the nearest meter.

### geometry

A woman who is 6-ft tall casts a 4.5-foot shadow at the same time that a building casts a 75-foot shadow. What is the height of the building in feet?

### math

Juan and Anita are standing together in the schoolyard. Juan, who is 6 feet 2 inches tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Anita casts a shadow that is 46 inches long. How tall is Anita?

### Algebra

Juan and Anita are standing together in the schoolyard. Juan, who is 6 feet 2 inches tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Anita casts a shadow that is 46 inches long. How tall is Anita?: a. 86.4 in. b. 5 ft 3 in. c. 5 ft 1 in. d. 64 in.

### pre alg

jane is standing next to a tree. the tree casts a shadow that is 11.2 ft long. she is 5.6 ft tall and her shadow measures 3.8 ft. How tall is the tree?

### algebra

Jordan and Missy are stnading together in the schoolyard. Jordan, who is 6 feet tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Missy casts a shadow that is 45 inches lobg. How tall is missing? 1 38in 2 86.5in 3 5ft 4 5ft 6in. plz help!!

### Geometry

A post tree outside of matts house casts a 12 foot shadow at a certain time of day. At the same time matt, who is 6 feet tall, casts a 2 foot shadow. How tall is the tree? How do I solve this? The marketing department of the company is considering making a keychain with a ...

### Math

A pole that is 3.2m tall casts a shadow that is 1.4m long. At the same time, a nearby tower casts a shadow that is 39.5m long. How tall is the tower? Round your answer to the nearest meter.

### algebra

I need help figuring this out. If an object 3.9 feet tall casts a shadow 11.7 feet tall. How tall would the shadow be if the object were 17.4 feet tall? please show me step by step for me to understand. thank you so much

### math

tree casts a shadow 32 feet on the ground. If the distance from the end of the shadow to the top of the tree is 40 feet, how tall is the tree?

### math

A tree casts a shadow that measures 4 ft, At the same time, a yardstick casts a shadow that is 9 in long. How tall is the pole? Assuming that the light comes from the same sources (in this case, the sun), the ratio of the yardstick (one yard) and its shadow (9 inches) equal ...

### Math

Rod is 6feet tell he casts a 3-foot-long shadow at the Same time a tree casts an 8-foot-long shadow what is the height of the tree

### trig

A tree casts a shadow 50 yards long when the angle of the sun (measured from the horizon) is 30 degree. How tall is the tree in feet? (A) 150p3 (B) 50p3 (C) 150 (D) 75p3 (E) None of the above.

### math

Math homework help????? please? heres what it says on the paper. Using proportions, you can calculate the dimensions of objects without having to measure them. solve the problems that follow... heres the problem ===================================== amy is 5 feet tall and ...

### math

A fence post 3ft tall casts a shadow 16ft long . At the same time ,the barn casts a shadow 96ft long. how tall is the barn?

### GEOMETRY

Alicia is 5ft tall. she casts a shadow that measures 6 1/2 feet long at the same time that a sculpture in the park casts a shadow 12 ft long. which of the following is the approximate height of the sculpture? a) 2.0 miles b) 6.6 miles c) 12 miles d) 15.6 miles

### Math

1. 5/ 8+root 7 A. 5/57 B. 5 root 7 /15 C. 5- root 7/8 D. 40- 5 root 7/ 57 My answer I had two was not sure A and D . 2. An object 8.1 feet tall casts a shadow that is 24.3 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 17.4 feet tall? A. 1.2 feet B. 5.8...

### math

A pole that is 2.9m tall casts a shadow that is 1.39m long. At the same time, a nearby building casts a shadow that is 36.75m long. How tall is the building.

### math

A tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. The angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of tree is 66 degrees. Determine the height of the tree, to the nearest foot.

### math

A tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. The angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of tree is 66 degrees. Determine the height of the tree, to the nearest foot.

### 10th grade

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?

### Math

if a flagpole is 20ft tall and casts a shadow of 27ft how tall is a building that casts a shadow of 185ft? write a proportion and solve. round your answer to the nearest foot.

### 10th grade

a tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. the angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of the tree is 66 degrees. Determine the height of the tree to the nearest foot.

### trigonometry

If a tree casts a shadow of 12 feet at the same time that 6 foot person casts a shadow what is the length of the three to the nearst foot

### 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?

### geomtry

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?

### geomtry

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?

### Math 7

A tree casts a 50 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 4 foot man standing near the tree casts a 10 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?

### word problems

miguel is 5ft 10 inches tall On a sunny day he casts a shadow of 4ft 2 inches long. At the same time, a nearby electric tower casts a shadow 8ft 9 inches long. How tall is the tower? Please help me set up the equation. Do i use is actual height or his shadow?

### geometry

Paula casts a shadow 2 meters long at the same time a tree casts a shadow 28 meters long. The tree is 17.5 meters tall. How tall is Paula?

### Trig/Precalc

a lamp post that is 8 feet high casts a shadow 5 feet long. how tall is the person standing beside the lamp post if his shadow is 3.5 feet long

### math

how high is a tree that cast a 24-foot shadow at the same time a 9-foot pole casts a shadow which is 3-feet long

### PLEASE ANSWER THIS!!!

Two trees stand side-by-side. The shorter tree is feet tall. Its shadow is 9 feet long. The taller tree is feet tall. How long is its shadow?

### Math

If a man casts 14 foot and a child casts a 9'4" shadow at the same time how tall is the man?

### geometry

A fire hydrant that is 1.5 feet high casts a shadow that is 2.5 feet long. At the same time of day, a lamppost casts a shadow 15 feet long. What is the height of the lamppost?

### geometry

A 6ft tall man casts a 10ft shadow next to his 4ft tall daughter how long is her shadow ? I Don't Get The Question

### Math

2. A 21 meter tall tree near a building casts a shadow that is 24 meters long. The building casts a shadow that is 56 meters long. what is the height of the building? 21/24 = x/56 x = 56*21/24 = 49 m..........c -------------------------- a. 30m •• b. 64m c. 49m d. 72m

### math

You want to determine the height of your school. The building casts a 6 foot shadow at the same time you cast a 15 inch shadow. If you are 5 feet tall how tall is the building?

### math

The Washington Monument is the tallest structure in Washington D.C. At the same time the monument casts a shadow that is about 500 feet long, a 40 foot flagpole nearby casts a shadow that is about 36 feet long. Make a sketch. Find the approximate height of the monument.

### geometry

a flagpole casts a 73 foot shadow. Habib is 5 feet tall and his shadow is 12 feet. How tall is the flagpole?

### algebra

a man 6.2 feet tall stands 12 feet away from a streetlight and casts a 5 ft shadow. How tall is the streetlight?

### elemetary elgabra

A tree casts a shadow 25 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 57-cm tall statue is 66 cm long. Find the height of the tree to the nearest meter.

### Trigonometry

A tree casts a shadow 38 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 34 centimeter tall statue is 69 cm long. Find the height of the tree to the nearest tenth.

### MATH WORD PROBLEM

MEASUREMENT: A woman is 5 ft tall and her shadow is 4ft long a nearby tree has a shadow 30 ft long. how tall is the tree? my answer i got was; 37.5 ft is that right? a man is standing near a totem pole. the man is 74 in tall. his shadow is 4ft long. the shadow of the totem ...

### Geometry

In a garden, a birdbath 2ft 6 in. tall casts an 18-in. shadow at the same time an oak tree casts a 90-ft shadow. How tall is the oak tree?

### Geometry

In a garden, a birdbath 2ft 6 in. tall casts an 18-in. shadow at the same time an oak tree casts a 90-ft shadow. How tall is the oak tree?

### Fundamentals of Math

A tree casts a shadow 36 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 49-centimeter tall statue is 90 cm long. Find the height of the tree. Round to the nearest tenth.

### math

A building 35ft tall casts a shadow 105ft long .Patty casts a shadow 16.5 ft long. how tall is Patty?

### Math

You are ﬁ ve feet tall and cast a seven-foot eight-inch shadow. At the same time, a basketball hoop casts a 19-foot shadow. How tall is the basketball hoop? Assume the triangles are similar.

### geometry

Marcia is 1.5 meters tall. She casts a shadow that is 2 meters long. A nearby building casts a shadow that is 24 meters long. How tall is the building? (Hint: Use the properties of similar triangles.) A. 48 m B. 36 m C. 18 m D. 7 m

### math

what is the process for solving the following question? John is 72 inches tall and casts a 40 inch shadow. A monument casts a 24 foot shadow. How tall is the monument?

### Geometry

isaac is landscaping a yard , to see how well a tree shades are area of the yard. He needs to know the trees height . The trees shadow is 18 feet long at the same time isaacs shadow is 4 feet long if isaacs is 6 feet tall how tall is the tree

### Geometry

A person who is 5 feet, 6 inches (5.6 feet) tall casts a shadow (from N to S) that is 12 feet long. The distance along the ground from the person (N) to the flagpole (G) is 18 feet. Find the height of the flagpole (FG) showing all calculations.

### math

On a sunny day an office building casts a shadow that is 80 feet long. At the same time, a 5 foot person casts a 6 foot shadow. Determine the height of the office building to the nearest foot.

### Principal of Math

a tree casts a shadow 29m long. at the same time the shadow cast b a 61cm tall statue is 82cm long. find the height of the tree. round results to the nearest unit.

### geometry

A person who is 5 feet, 6 inches (5.5 feet) tall casts a shadow (from N to S) that is 12 feet long. The distance along the ground from the person (N) to the flagpole (G) is 18 feet. Find the height of the flagpole (FG) showing all calculations. What is the length of SP and PF?

### Precalculus

A 60-foot tree casts a shadow 85 feet long. The sine of the angle of elevation of the top of the tree to the sun is approximately ___. A. .82 B. .75 C. .58 D. .33

### algebra

A flag pole casts a shadow of 27 feet , while a boy 5 feet tall casts a shadow of 3 feet find the height of the flag pole

### Geometry

A student wants to determine the height of a tree. She knows that her six foot tall Teacher cast a 10 foot long shadow at the same time that the tree has a 45 foot long shadow. How tall is the tree?

### math

A person that is 1.6 m tall casts a 4 m shadow. At the same time, a nearby tree casts a 12 m shadow. What is the height of the tree to the nearest tenth of a metre?

### 8 th grade

person 6 ft.tall casts a shadow of 8 ft. long what is height of nearby building that casts a 72 ft shadow at same time

### math

An adult giraffe that is 17.8 ft tall casts a shadow that is 65.9 ft long. Find the height of a baby elephant that casts a 11.8 ft shadow.

### math

a boy 45 in tall casts a shadow 90 long. At the same time his father casts a shadow 144 in

### geometry

On a sunny day an office building casts a shadow that is 80 feet long. At the same time, a 5 foot person casts a 6 foot shadow. Determine the height of the office building to the nearest

### math

set up and label the proportion A 6 ft tall ten standing next to a cardboard box casts a 9 ft shadow. If the cardboard box casts a shadow that is 6 ft long then how tall is it?

### math

A 2ft tall cardboard box standing next to an adult giraffe casts a 1 ft shadow. If the adult giraffe casts a shadow that is 7 ft long,then how tall is it. Answer 14 ft

### math

Natasha stands 5.5 feet tall and has a shadow that measures 3 feet long. At the same time, a tree next to Natasha has a shadow that measures 12 feet long. How tall is the tree?

### math!

1. a flagpole is 20ft tall and casts a 28ft long shadow . a tree has a shadow that is 49 ft long. how tall is the tree? 2. there are 6 pieces of paper in a box numbered 1 through 6. mark needs to pick a 3 and then a 5 in order to win. the first pick is not replaced. what are ...

### Geometry 2

In the same location at the same time of day, two trees casts a shadow. The 60-ft tree casts a 12 ft shadow, and the other trees casts a 4 ft shadow. How tall is the other tree? A. 20 ft B. 18 ft C. 52 ft D. 76 ft How do I solve this.. Im confused again...

### geometrY

to estimate the height of a tree, Dave stands in the shadow of the tree so that his shadow and the tree's shadow end at the same point. Dave is 6 feet 4 inches tall and his shadow is 15 feet long. If he is standing 66 feet away from the tree, what is the height of this tree?

### Math [Geometry]

A 6 foot man stands by a 30 foot radio tower and casts a 10 foot shadow. How long is the shadow cast by the tower and what time is it? I got 50 feet for the length of the shadow. What I cannot find out is, what time is it?

### math

police officer johnson is 6.2 ft tall and casts a 2.3 ft shadow. at the same time. his nearby car casts a shadow which is 12 ft long. write a proportion to find the hight of the SUV.

### Intermediate Algebra

If a 9-foot tall adult elephant casts an 18-foot shadow, how long is the shadow of the 6-foot zookeeper? Use a proportion to set up and solve an equation. Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a foot if necessary.