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Assuming the ground is flat, you can apply Pythagoras's theorem and:

length = sqrt(202 + 7.52) = sqrt(456.25) = 21.36 feet (approx).

Q: A pole is 20 feet long its shadow is 7.5 feet long if you draw a line from the tip of the pole to the tip of the shadow how long will the line be?

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6 feet

35 feet tall.

The height of the flagpolle is 26.25 feet

8 feet and 5 feet 4 inches are in a ratio of 3 to 2 so therefore the smaller shadow is 2 feet in length

Divisibles, the 6 foot man would cast a shadow 2 feet long.

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6 feet

35 feet tall.

The height of the flagpolle is 26.25 feet

28 feet

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8 feet and 5 feet 4 inches are in a ratio of 3 to 2 so therefore the smaller shadow is 2 feet in length

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Divisibles, the 6 foot man would cast a shadow 2 feet long.

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