If a 6ft tall tent casts a 10 ft long shadow then how long is the shadow that a 9ft tall adult elephant casts ? ?
- PinkgreenLv 74 weeks ago
Let x ft be the shadow of the elephant, then
- Wayne DeguManLv 71 month ago
9/6 = x/10
so, x = (10 x 9)/6 => 15 feet
- KrishnamurthyLv 71 month ago
15 feet long
- Rick BLv 71 month ago
15 ft. Again, pretty simple. If 6 ft casts a 10 ft shadow, that would be 5 ft for every 3 ft.
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- alexLv 71 month ago
9 x (10 / 6) = .......
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