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jill is 5 1/2 feet tall and casts a shadow of 8 ft at the same time a flagpole casts a 48 ft shadow how tall is the flagpole

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Elane692

A shadow of 8 ft is cast by 5.5 ft body So, a 1 ft shadow will be cast by a body that is 5.5/8 And a 48 ft shadow will be cast by a flagpole that is 5.5/8x48 = 5.5x6 = 33 ft high.

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