## a tree stands 15 ft high. it’s shadow is 5 1/2 ft long. a man 6 ft tall stands near the tree. what would be the length of the man’s shadow t

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The length of the man’s shadow is 2.2 feet.Step-by-step explanation:Let, the height of the tree = = 15 feet

Length of the shadow of the tree = = 5.5 feet

Height of the man= = 6 feet

Length of the shadow of the man= = ?

Ratio of length of objects = ratio of lengths of their shadows

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=

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5 = 5.5 × 2

= =

2.2 Feet