
prealgebra
At the same time that a 60foot tall building casts a shadow that is 21.5 feet long, a nearby tree casts a shadow that is 18 feet long. Which measure is closest to the height of the tree?
asked by Mary on August 15, 2012 
math
At 3:00 PM a man 146 cm tall casts a shadow 136 cm long. At the same time, a tall building nearby casts a shadow 177 m long. How tall is the building?
asked by laurens on April 27, 2014 
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.
asked by Jessica Padilla on August 2, 2010 
Math
A Ferris wheel is 136 feet tall. It casts a 34foot shadow. What is the height, in feet, of a nearby man that casts a shadow of 1.5 feet? Enter the correct value.
asked by Liya on January 13, 2020 
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
asked by keisha on November 24, 2007 
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
asked by eddie on January 7, 2013 
math
A flagpole casts a shadow that is 30 feet long. At the same time, a man standing nearby who is 6 feet tall casts a shadow that is 60 inches long. How tall is the flagpole to the nearest foot?
asked by iker on March 26, 2019 
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?
asked by fred on March 13, 2009 
CALCULUS
At 3:00 PM a man 144 cm tall casts a shadow 146 cm long. At the same time, a tall building nearby casts a shadow 171 m long. How tall is the building? Give your answer in meters. (You may need the fact that 100 cm = 1 m.)
asked by Stumped Student on September 19, 2007 
geometry
A pole that is 2.9 m tall casts a shadow that is 1.02 m long. At the same time, a nearby tower casts a shadow that is 39.75 m long. How tall is the tower
asked by kala on May 26, 2020 
trig
how high is a tree that casts a 30 ft shadow at the same time a 10 ft pole casts a shadow which is 10 ft long?
asked by Anonymous on June 12, 2011 
Math 115
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?
asked by Debbie on December 6, 2008 
Math
A person who is 60in. tall casts a shadow that is 15in. long. How tall is a nearby tree that casts a shadow that is 40 in. long?
asked by Alexa on November 30, 2015 
Prealgebra
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.
asked by Darlene on May 7, 2012 
geomary
in sunlight, a vertical stick 7 ft tall casts a shadow 3 ft long. At the same time a nearby tree casts a shadow 11 ft long. How tall is the tree?Round to the nearest tenth.
asked by quannia on March 20, 2014 
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
asked by Tina on December 24, 2017 
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?
asked by jay on November 3, 2015 
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.
asked by Lia on May 16, 2010 
math
How high is a tree that casts a 26ft shadow at the same time a 8ft post casts a shadow which is 11ft long?
asked by brody on November 14, 2019 
algrbra
A pine tree casts a shadow that is 49 feet long. A 10 foot sign next to it casts a shadow that is 8 feet long. How tall is the pine tree?
asked by stoker on July 1, 2013 
math 115 CH 7
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? Is this correct ? 1m=.4m 1m÷.4m =2.5m 2.5m X 5m =12.5m
asked by Debbie on December 9, 2008 
Sue
60 foot tall building casts a shadow that’s 21.5 feet long a nearby tree casts a shadow that’s 19 feet long. Which measure is closest to the height of the tree?
asked by Anonymous on May 26, 2018 
math
Don't laugh at me lol...it says Jamal is 5 feet tall. One sunny morning he notices that he casts a shadow that is 2 feet long. If the school building casts a shadow that is 7 feet long at the same time, what is the height of the building?
asked by timothy on March 26, 2015 
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?
asked by Mack on March 24, 2011 
Math...I think...
A building casts a shadow 54 feet long at the same time a 6 foot tall man casts a shadow 4 feet long. How tall is the tree?
asked by Sara on March 1, 2013 
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
asked by Tiffany on October 11, 2010 
algebra
roger is 5 feet tall and casts a shadow 3.5 feet longer. at the same time,the flagpole outside his school casts a shadow 14 feet long. write and solve a proportion to find the height of the flagpole.
asked by masruja on November 1, 2015 
ALGERBRA
A TREE CASTS A SHADOW 12 FEET LONG. AT THE SAME TIME A VERTICAL ROD 8 FEET HIGH CASTS A SHADOW THAT IS 6 FEET LONG. HOW TALL IS THE TREE
asked by JOHN DUNN on June 13, 2014 
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.
asked by Avery on October 30, 2014 
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
asked by carol on March 7, 2007 
math
A tree casts a shadow of 34 feet at tha time when a3foot toll child casts a shadow of 1.7 feet what is the height of the three
asked by Mekarim on November 11, 2019 
mathematics
a tree casts a shadow of 34 feet at time when a 3foot tall child casts a shadow of 1.7feet. What is the height of the tree?
asked by tefera Kassa on January 17, 2020 
math
A 6.5 foot tall person casts a shadow that is 10 feet long. How tall is a building that casts a shadow that is 43 feet long?
asked by ginger on July 17, 2014 
math
a traffic sign casts a shadow 6ft long while a mailbox next to it casts a shadow 3ft long. if the traffic sin is 7 ft high how tall is the mailbox
asked by Jill on March 1, 2015 
Math
How high is a wall that casts a 10ft shadow @ the same time that a 6ft flag pole casts a 6ft shadow
asked by Amber on February 28, 2013 
Geometry
A 4.5 ft mailbox post casts a 6 ft shadow. A nearby flagpole casts an 20 ft shadow. How tall is the flagpole?
asked by Help on May 20, 2016 
9gr
1. At 11:00 a.m. a onemeterhigh mailbox casts a 0.7meter shadow. If a pole beside the mailbox casts a 28meter shadow, how tall is that pole? 400 m 40 m 0.4 m 4 m
asked by David on September 9, 2010 
MATH
If a flagpole casts a shadow of 300 ft. and a person standing 6ft tall casts a shadow of 400 ft. at the same time of day. How tall is the flagpole?
asked by Brianna on February 6, 2012 
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.
asked by shaneika on August 9, 2015 
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.
asked by Carlos on November 21, 2015 
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
asked by Anonymous on May 14, 2012 
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.
asked by ANNONIMUS on November 29, 2012 
math
a boy 45 in tall casts a shadow 90 long. At the same time his father casts a shadow 144 in
asked by Anonymous on October 19, 2012 
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?
asked by Jennylyn on September 20, 2015 
math
A 3,5 mlong stick casts a shadow that measures 5,2 m on the ground what is the height of a flagpole that casts a 29,2 mlong shadow?
asked by Michelle Nkadimeng on July 16, 2014 
Math
A 6ft. person casts a 4ft. shadow. Next to the person, a lamppost casts a 30ft. shadow. How tall is the lamppost?
asked by Kimberly on March 6, 2014 
math
a vertical flagpole casts a shadow of 12ft long at the same time that a nearby vertical past 8ft casts a shadow 3ft long. Find the height of the pole
asked by ann on November 22, 2014 
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
asked by Mercedes on January 23, 2015 
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?
asked by Angela on May 21, 2008 
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.
asked by Krishnamurthy on April 21, 2020 
math
Mr Noonans daughter Kira is 5 feet tall. She casts a shadow that measures 216 feet long at the sme time that a sculture in the park casts a shadow 12 feet long. Which of the following is the approximate height of the sculpture?
asked by Sabrena on January 24, 2012 
Geometry 2
In the same location at the same time of day, two trees casts a shadow. The 60ft 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...
asked by monique n on April 14, 2010 
math
A CACTUS CASTS A SHADOW THAT IS 14ft 7in long. A gate nearby casts a shadow that is 5 ft long. Estimate the height of the cactus.
asked by aleina on February 2, 2016 
math
if a 6 foot vertical rod casts a shadow 15 feet long, how high is a flagpole that casts a shadow 60 feet long? i know this is multiplication, but i don't know how to set it up. 10 feet?
asked by jocelyn on February 27, 2012 
math
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?
asked by scooby91320002 on August 12, 2009 
Math
A tree casts a shadow that measures 5m. At the same time,a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4m long. How tall is the tree?
asked by Danielle on March 6, 2008 
Math
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?
asked by Kati on August 12, 2009 
Math
A tree casts a shadow that measures 5m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow that is o.4m long. How tall is the tree?
asked by Patricia on December 6, 2007 
math
A 6 ft pole casts a shadow of 8ft long while a nearby flagpole casts a shadow of 56 ftlong. What is the height of the flagpole?
asked by Anonymous on March 6, 2013 
algebra
how high is a tree that casts a 30ft shodow at the same time a 12ft pole casts a shodow which is 6ft long
asked by karon on December 13, 2011 
algebra
how high is a tree that casts a 30ft shodow at the same time a 12ft pole casts a shodow which is 6ft long
asked by karon on December 13, 2011 
PreAlgebra
A student is 5 ft tall and casts a shadow 10 ft long. A nearby tree casts a shadow 60 ft long. Find the height h of the tree.
asked by troi on December 15, 2014 
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?
asked by drew on February 16, 2012 
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
asked by april on January 15, 2015 
math
roger is 5 feet tall and casts a shadow 3.5 feet longer. at the same time,the flagpole outside his school casts a shadow 14 feet long. write and solve a
asked by curzanae on August 19, 2016 
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.
asked by Michelle on November 14, 2015 
Sue
60 foot tall building casts a shadow that’s 21.5 feet long a nearby tree casts a shadow that’s 19 feet long. Which measure is closest to the height of the tree?
asked by Anonymous on May 25, 2018 
Algebra(Please Help ASAP)
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 stepbystep
asked by *\'*'Autumn'*'/* on November 17, 2015 
math
If my yard stick casts a shadow of 20inches .holl tall is a flagpole that casts 25ft shadow
asked by trevon on March 6, 2013 
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?
asked by Dj on November 3, 2010 
math
A 60–ft building casts a shadow that is 12 ft long. How tall is a building that casts a shadow of 17 ft at the same time of day?
asked by Bing on August 22, 2012 
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.
asked by Amanda on January 13, 2016 
Math
A person is standing next to a flag pole.The person is 6ft tall.She casts a shadow 10 ft long.The flag pole casts a shadow of 45 ft long.How tall is the flag pole.
asked by Jenny on January 9, 2011 
math
On a sunny day, a tree casts a shadow 60 feet long. At the same time, a yardstick casts a shadow 2 feet long. How tall it the tree??
asked by Kenzay on April 13, 2011 
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
asked by Eleanna on February 20, 2012 
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?
asked by Jen on May 19, 2010 
Math
At 3:00 PM a man 140 cm tall casts a shadow 147 cm long. At the same time, a tall building nearby casts a shadow 196 m long. How tall is the building?
asked by Morgan on February 25, 2020 
algebra
At 3:00 PM a man 148 cm tall casts a shadow 143 cm long. At the same time, a tall building nearby casts a shadow 170 m long. How tall is the building?
asked by cameron on April 26, 2020 
Math
Rod is 6feet tell he casts a 3footlong shadow at the Same time a tree casts an 8footlong shadow what is the height of the tree
asked by Lizbeth on February 22, 2017 
math
if a 3foot tall child casts a shadow that is 2 feet long, how tall is a telephone pole that casts a shadow that is 40 feet long?
asked by Mattie on March 26, 2015 
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?
asked by Edwqard on May 3, 2011 
math
How tall is a man that casts a shadow at the same time a 40 ft. building casts a 60 ft shadow?
asked by Anonymous on April 27, 2012 
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
asked by gjhjhvvjh on May 3, 2011 
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?
asked by tanya on November 4, 2016 
math
A building 35ft tall casts a shadow 105ft long .Patty casts a shadow 16.5 ft long. how tall is Patty?
asked by Dj on November 3, 2010 
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
asked by reana on October 13, 2015 
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?
asked by lilly on November 9, 2010 
Math
Jordan and Missy are standing together in the schoolyard. Jordan, who is 6 feet tall, casts a shadow that is 54inches long. At the same time, Missy casts a shadow that is 45 inches long. How tall is Missy?
asked by Angie on March 28, 2009 
Math(trig)
A 10m flagpole casts an 8m shadow at the same time of day as a building casts a 60m shadow. How tall is the building?
asked by kelly on July 21, 2010 
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
asked by sandy on February 8, 2014 
trig
A 10m flagpole casts an 8m shadow at the same time of day as a building casts a 60m shadow. How tall is the building?
asked by kelly on July 21, 2010 
math
How high is a wall that casts a 15ft shadow at the same time that a 4ft flag pole casts a 4ft shadow?
asked by michelle on November 23, 2012 
Math
A man 6 1/2 feet tall casts a shadow that is 11 feet long . A building casts a shadow of 132 feet long. What is the height if the building?
asked by Adisyn on November 10, 2015 
Math
A flagpole casts a shadow 30 feet long. A 5 foot woman standing next to the flagpole casts a shadow 6 feet long. How tall is the flagpole?
asked by Alina on December 3, 2013 
math
Cara is five feet tall and casts a shadow of eight feet long. At the same time, a building casts a shadow 32 feet long. What is the height of the building?
asked by Anonymous on February 13, 2013 
Math
an oak tree casts a shadow that is 5 meters long. at the same time, a 6.2metertall flagpole casts a shadow 4 meters long. how tall is the tree?
asked by Aaron on September 11, 2016 
math
How high is a flagpole that casts a 42ft at the same time that 5 1/2 ft women casts a 7 ft shadow
asked by briana on April 16, 2011 
Math
A maple tree casts a shadow of 45 ft long. At the same time, a 40ftlong oak tree casts a shadow which is 60 ft long. Explain how you can use similar triangles to find the height of the tree. Then find the height of the tree.
asked by Ashley on May 23, 2013 
math
Set up and Label the proportion Answer and round your answer to the nearest whole number. A 6 ft tall tent 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?
asked by Kylie on November 9, 2010 
maths
16. A pole of length 10 m casts a shadow 2 m long on the ground. At the same time a tower casts a shadow of length 50 m on the ground, then find the height of the tower.
asked by pritika on July 31, 2014