Pre algebra help (Easy) 5 minutes

timer Asked: Aug 6th, 2015

Question Description

 Analyze the diagram below and answer the question that follows.

Jake wanted to measure the height of the Great Sphinx of Giza. He placed a mirror on the ground and then walked backwards until he was able to see the top of the statue in the mirror. If his eyes were 5.5 feet above the ground, how tall is the statue, to the nearest foot?

65 ft


87 ft


103 ft


137 ft

Please select the best answer from the choices provided

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