# The phrase "my eye caught the shadow means" : A. I saw the shadow out of the corner B. My eye went and grabbed hold of a shadow C. The shadow grabbed my eye D. I saw a man standing

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1. ## Calculus

A street light is hung 18 ft. above street level. A 6-foot tall man standing directly under the light walks away at a rate of 3 ft/sec. How fast is the tip of the man's shadow moving? I know I would've to set up a proportion. 18 / 6 = x + y / y x =

2. ## Geometry

Stephanie casts a shadow of 1.2m and she is 1.8m tall. A wind turbine casts a shadow of 10m at the same time that Stephanie measured her shadow. Draw a diagram of this situation and then calculate how tall the wind turbine is.

3. ## math

on a sunny day a 36 inch yard stick casts a 21 inch shadow how tall is the building whose shadow is 168 feet

4. ## math

The sun causes a flagpole to cast a shadow that measures 85 ft. from the base of the pole. At the same time of the day, a 6.5 ft. tall basketball player casts a shadow that measures 9.75 ft. What is the scale factor relating the height of the ball player

5. ## Calculus

The sun is setting at the rate of 1/4 deg/min, and appears to be dropping perpendicular to the horizon, as depicted in figure 6.2.5. How fast is the shadow of a 25 meter wall lengthening at the moment when the shadow is 50 meters long?

6. ## geometry

How high is a tree that casts a 34ft shadow at the same time a 7 ft pole cast a shadow which is 9ft long. What is the tree's hight

7. ## Algebra

How high is a tree that casts a 22 from shadow at the same time that a 4 ft fence post casts a 4 ft shadow the trees height is

8. ## Mathematics

A boy that is 3 ft tall casts a shadow that is 2ft long find the length of the shadow of a 9 ft tall basketball hoop

9. ## math

A tower casts a shadow of 16m at the same time that a 2.5m post cast a shadow of 4m. How high is the tower?

10. ## math

A tree casts a shadow 10 ft long. A boy standing next to the tree casts a shadow 2.5 ft long. The triangle sjown for the tree and its shadow is similar to the triangle shown for the boy and his shadow. If the boy is 5 ft tall, how tall is the tree? I got

11. ## Math

A pole 15 feet High casts a shadow 5 feet long a 6-foot man standing nearby would cast a shadow of

12. ## 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

13. ## calculus

A lamp located with its base at (3,0) has an unspecified height and casts a shadow on the ellipse 𝑥^2+4𝑦^2 = 5 such that (−5,0) is on the edge of the shadow. How tall is the lamp?

14. ## Geometry

Starla is 5feet 9inches tall. To find the height of a tree,she measured her shadow and the tree's shadow. Her shadow was 8feet long when the trees shadow was 30 feet long. To the nearest foot,how tall is the tree?

15. ## math

The height of an object varies directly with the length of its shadow. A person who is 6 feet tall casts a 15-foot shadow. How long is the shadow of a 20-foot tree? answer

16. ## Geometry

To find the height of a flagpole Kasey measured her own shadow and the flagpoles shadow. KAsy's height is 5ft 4 inches. The shadow of the flagpole was 14ft and 3 inches and her shadow was exactly 3 ft. What is the height of the flagpole

17. ## 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?

18. ## Math

a person 2m tall casts a shadow 1 m long when a building has a 6-m shadow. How high is the building? any help would be greatly appreciated!

19. ## algebra 2

An object's height varies directly with the length of its shadow. A person who is 5 feet tall casts an 8-foot shadow. How long is the shadow of a 20-foot tree?

20. ## math

A tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. A 5-foot-tall boy stands in the shadow so that the end of his shadow lines up with that of the tree. His shadow is 6 feet long. How tall is the tree

21. ## 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

22. ## Maths

Stephanie casts a shadow of 1.2 m and she is 1.8 m tall. A wind turbine casts a shadow of 10 m at the same time that Stephanie measured her shadow. Draw a diagram of this situation and then calculate how tall the wind turbine is.

23. ## Math Urgent help please

A lamppost casts a shadow of a man who is standing 15 feet away from the lamppost. The shadow is 5 feet long. The angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the lamp is 50. To the nearest foot, the lamppost is _____ feet tall. (Points : 2)

24. ## Math

Derek wants to determine the height of the top of the backboard on the basketball goal at the playground. He places a standard 12-inch ruler next to the goal post and measures the shadow of the ruler and the backboard. If the ruler has a shadow of 10

25. ## maths

find the height of a pole which casts a shadow 22 cm long at a time and place where the shadow of a stick one meter long ig is 55cm

26. ## Pre-Alegebra

A 25 foot tall flagpole cast =s a 20 foot shadow. If a man with a height of 6 feet stands nearby, what will be the lenghth of this shadow?

27. ## rbm

A meter stick dropped a shadow of length 70 cm in the sun .at the same time ,a tree dropped a shadow 5.6m long .what is the height of the shadow

28. ## Algebra

Ameter stick casts a shadow 1.4 m long at the same time a flagpole casts a shadow 7.7 m long. The triangle formed by the meterstick and its shadow is similar to the triangle formed by the flagpole and its shadow. How tall is the flagpole?

29. ## Calculus

Shadow Length A man 6 feet tall walks at a rate of 3 ft per second away from a light that is 16 ft above the ground (see figure). When he is 11 ft from the base of the light find the following. (a) The rate the tip of the shadow is moving. (b) The rate the

30. ## 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

31. ## Algebra

A 12ft tall building casts a shadow. The distance from the top of the building to the tip of the shadow is 18 ft . Find the length of the shadow.

32. ## Socials

explain what the term rain-shadow means? The term rain-shadow refers to an area that gets a very small amount of rain situated on the leeward slope of mountains.

33. ## math

At a given time, the height of an object is directly proportional to the length of the shadow that is cast on the ground. A person 6 feet tall casts a shadow 1 foot long at noon. a) What is the length of the shadow cast by a flagpole known to be 20 feet

34. ## Geometry

If the distance from the top of a building to the tip of its shadow is 150 feet and the sun makes a 75 degree angle with the wall as shown in the image below, what is the length of the shadow?

35. ## Calculus

A man 5.5 ft tall walks away from a lamp post 10 ft high at the rate of 8 ft/s. (a.) How fast does his shadow lengthen? (b.) how fast does the tip of the shadow move?

36. ## Geometry

If the boy is 4' 9" tall and his shadow is 6 ft. and the shadow of the flagpole is 19 ft., determine the height of the flagpole (to the nearest tenth).

37. ## MATH

The height of an object varies directly with the length of its shadow. A person who is 6 feet tall casts a 15-foot shadow. How long is the shadow of a 20-foot tree? answer

38. ## Math

1. Corina and Drew want to determine the height of a signpost that is next to their house. However, the signpost is too tall to measure. They decide to use their shadows and compare them to the shadow of the signpost. At 4:00 Pm, Corina measures Drew's

39. ## math

A tree stands 75feet tall and cast a shadow that is 50feet long. What is the angle of elevation from where the shadow ends and the top of the tree

40. ## College math

1.Find the height to the nearest foot of a tree that makes a 50-foot shadow when a 2 ft. 6 in. pole is used to make a shadow of 3 feet.

41. ## math

an 80 foot flag pole casts a 30 foot shadow . find the height of the tree if its shadow is 9 feet

42. ## Math

The height of a pop can is 15 cm and its shadow is 20 cm long. A carton of milk next to the can is 0.25 m tall. Determine the length of the carton's shadow, to one tenth of a centimeter. I did 100cm*0.25... but the answer is 33.3cm How did they get that?

43. ## Math

A woman wants to measure the height of a nearby tower. She places a pole in the shadow of the tower so that the shadow of the pole is exactly covered by the shadow of the tower. The distance between the pole and the tower is , and the pole casts a shadow

44. ## geometrY

See the last picture at the bottom of this web page (for a pic of this exact problem). Using ratios, Tree height = T 15/66 = 6.33/T 15T = 512.73 T = 34.182 T = 34.182 when getting this answer from my question: to estimate the height of a tree, Dave stands

Indirect Measurement: 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 its shadow is similar to the triangle formed by the mad and his shadow. How tall is the tree? **PLEASE give a step-by-step

46. ## Math

1c. At 11:00 AM Corina's shadow is 40 inches long. How long is Drew's shadow? HOw long is the signpost's shadow? Explain. Drew's shadow is 17 inches?

47. ## Math Help

Mieko, who is 1.53 m tall, wishes to find the height of a tree. She walks 21.66 m from the base of the tree along the shadow of the tree until her head is in a position where the tip of her shadow exactly overlaps the end of the tree top's shadow. She is

48. ## math

a circular opaque disk, 25 cm in diameter, is set up 30 cm from a circular source of light of diameter 40 cm. Ascreen is placed 30 cm beyond the opaque disk. Describe, giving dimensions, the nature of the shadow on the screen. Ok, I have drawn a sketch and

49. ## geometry

A tree 19 feet tall casts a shadow which forms an angle of 49° with the ground. How long is the shadow to the nearest hundredth

50. ## Math

A tree in the park makes a shadow on the ground at the same time the basketball post makes a shadow on the ground, as shown. If the height of the basketball post is 10 feet tall, and casts a 30 foot shadow, and the tree casts a 60 feet shadow, use

51. ## 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...

52. ## 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

53. ## Math

A tree casts a shadow 10 feet long. A 6-ft. man casts a shadow 4 ft. long. The triangle formed by the tree and its shadow is similar to the triangle formed by the man and his shadow. How tall is the tree?

54. ## 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

55. ## Geometry

A tree cast a shadow on the ground and forms an angle of elevation of 22°. If the shadow is 15 feet long, how tall is the tree?

56. ## math

How high is a treethat cast a 26-ft shadow at the same time a 4-ft pole cast a shadow which is 7-ft long? The hieght of the tree is____ ft. I believe that this answer is 23-ft tall is that correct?

57. ## Math

If a man is 4ft and cast a 3ft shadow how long of a shadow would an 18ft flagpole cast?

58. ## math

if a 36-inch yardstick casts a 21-inch shadow, how tall is a building whose shadow is 168 feet

59. ## ENGLISH

The phrase "my eye caught the shadow means" : A. I saw the shadow out of the corner B. My eye went and grabbed hold of a shadow C. The shadow grabbed my eye D. I saw a man standing at my side

60. ## English

Based on the events in Chapter 8, what can the reader most likely conclude about the relatuionship between Moon Shadow and the Boys in the tenement house? A. The boy will continue to torment Moon shadow B. The boys will treat Moon shadow more respectful C.

61. ## Japanese - translate & construct sentences

I need help translating the following into japanese. -Clan of the Shadow. -Village of the Shadow. -Hidden Village of the Shadow. -Country of the Shadow. -Land of the Shadow. -Second Royal Family of the Village of the Shadow This is what I have so far:

If i want to compare the length of a shadow cast by a basketball goalpost 10ft with 2ft backboard shadow 69 inches to the shadow of the goalpost measured with a yardstick the shadow is 18inches and i get 3ft 6in for the goalpost & backboard can I say that

63. ## algebra

Calculate the height based on the shadow of a tree that casts a shadow of 27m, at that time the pole of about 70cm casts a shadow of 1.20m.

64. ## prealgebra

a 12ft building casts a shadow. The distance from the top of the building to the tip of the shadow is 19ft. Find the length of the shadow.

65. ## math

George has been hired to paint the smith's house. He needs to be sure his ladder will reach the highest part of the house, so he decides to use the shadow method. The measuring stick is 3 ft., and tits shadow is 5 feet. The shadow of the house is 45 feet.

66. ## geometry

Dru is challenged by her geometry teacher to estimate the height of the school flag pole without measuring. She decided to walk off the length of the shadow cast by the pole by successively walking the noted length of her shadow. If dry is 5ft 6 in.tall

67. ## College Algebra

A person who is 6 feet tall walks away from a 50-foot tower toward the tip of the tower's shadow. At a distance of 32 feet from the tower, the person's shadow begins to emerge beyond the tower's shadow. How much farter must the person walk to be completely

68. ## Algebra II

A person who is 6 feet tall walks away from a 50-foot silo toward the tip of the silo's shadow. At a distance of 32 feet from the silo, the person's shadow begins to emerge beyond the silo's shadow.How much farther must the person walk to be completely out

69. ## Language arts

1. Which of the following passages from the novel best illustrates the most extreme hostility between the Chinese and American communities in San Francisco? A: An American man raises his voice when he suspects Windrider and Moon Shadow do not understand

70. ## Calculus

Posted by hey on Monday, August 10, 2015 at 11:28pm. A man 5.5 ft tall walks away from a lamp post 10 ft high at the rate of 8 ft/s. (a.) How fast does his shadow lengthen? (b.) how fast does the tip of the shadow move? Calculus - Reiny, Monday, August 10,

71. ## geometry

Dru is challanged by her geomtry teacher to estimate the height of the school flag pole without measuring. She decided to walk off the length of the shadow cast by the pole by successively walking the noted length of her own shadow. If Dru is 5ft 6inches

72. ## Math 9

A 6 m flagpole casts a 5 m shadow at the same time of the day as a building casts a 28m shadow. How tall is the building? I drew out a flag and a building, with a shadow coming from the top to the ground. What do i do next?

73. ## MATH - GEOMETRY/TRIGONOMETRY

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? I NEED THE TIME OF DAY. **NOT**

74. ## Quote Analyzation

"I backed away from him until I was atop the forecastle deck. The line of the crew had split, some to either side. 'Help me!' I appealed to them again. But though they were deaf to Captain Jaggery, they were equally deaf to me. The captain, in careful

75. ## 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?

76. ## geometry

the heigth of a tree is 7.2 m its shadow is 2.4 m the meter stick is 1 m tall what is the length of te metersticks shadow?

77. ## ELA

Is it possible if you can shorten the text: Perindnes Tree, its sweet fruit throughout the tree is remarkably pleasing; a dove’s delight living in the tree. Living in India with rich and vibrant colors exotic, expressive, and aromatic; what could the

78. ## Trigonometry

A tree is 5.8 metres tall and casts a shadow, the Suns elevation is 55 degrees, what length is the shadow? How do I work this out please?

79. ## Trigonometry

A tree is 5.8 metres tall and casts a shadow, the Suns elevation is 55 degrees, what length is the shadow? How do I work this out please?

80. ## LESC LOWER EAST SIDE MANHATTAN

A FLAGPOLE IS 70M HIGH IF IT MAKES A SHADOW AFTER BEEN STRICKEN BY THE SUN RAYS WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE SHADOW IF THE HYPOTENUS IS 100 M LONG

81. ## Math

A 120m cable TV tower casts a 96m shadow. Find the height of a nearby telephone pole that cast a 16m shadow.

82. ## language arts

based on what you know about feeling between the American and Chinese community which of the following plot events most likely occurred A. moon shadow will excel in America school setting B. father will save enough money to bring mother and grandmother

83. ## Science

Humberto measured the length of a stick's shadow from sunrise to sunset during the day. What did he notice from his observations? A. Shadow length increased from sunrise to sunset. B. Shadow length increased from sunrise to noon. C. Shadow length decreased

84. ## Language Arts

.2 Based on what you know about feelings between the American and Chinese communities, which of the following is likely to occur? Moon Shadow will excel in an American school setting.* Father will save enough money to bring mother and Grandmother over from

85. ## ELA

can you shorten it now: Living in India with rich and vibrant colors exotic, expressive, and aromatic; what could the doves possibly live in fear with? Dragons are the doves enemies & fear the perindnes tree. The shadow of the tree was casted east, the

86. ## Math, Analytic Geometry

Derek wants to determine the height of the top of the backboard on the basketball goal at the playground. He places a standard 12-inch ruler next to the goal post and measures the shadow of the ruler and the backboard. If the ruler has a shadow of 10

87. ## math/trig

A 16 ft ladder casts a shadow 44 ft with the sun angle of elevation is 60.5 degrees. Find the height of the flagpole and at what angle is the shadow twice as long?

88. ## Math

Kayla is 5 feet tall, and Maria is 5.5 feet tall. Kayla's shadow at 3pm outdoors measured 3feet. The length of each persons shadow is proportionate to her height. How many feet long is Maria's shadow at 3pm.

89. ## collegemath

How high is a wall that cast A 7ft shadow at the same time a 5ft flag pole casts a 5ft shadow

90. ## 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.

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

92. ## 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.

93. ## math

Persons height is 165 and the persons shadow is 285. The objects shadow is 345. Solve by using proportions

94. ## math

Person's height is 163 and the person's shadow is 290. The objects shadow is 345. Solve by using proportions

95. ## math

If my yard stick casts a shadow of 20inches .holl tall is a flagpole that casts 25ft shadow

96. ## Math

A 63ft tree casts a 16 ft shadow. What is the angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the too of the tree to the nearest degree? I think it's 75.7

97. ## 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.

98. ## Math

A 6 ft man stands by a 30 ft tower and casts a 10 ft shadow. How long is the shadow cast by the tower and what time is it?

99. ## math

Man 6 feet tall cast shadow 15 ft long. Girl is 5 ft. 10 inches how long will her shadow be

100. ## math

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