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An object 6.6 feet tall casts a shadow that is 19.8 feet long. How long in feet would the shadow be for an object which is 18.6 feet tall?

Apr 14th, 2015

6.6 feet object = 19.8 feet shadow

1 feet object  = 19.8/6.6 feet shadow

18.6 feet object = 19.8/6.6 * 18.6

                         = 55.8 feet shadow

Apr 14th, 2015

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