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Mathematics > Standard Multiple Choice

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Miguel is centimeters tall. At 2:00 p.m. one day, his shadow is centimeters long, and the shadow of a nearby fence post is centimeters long. In terms of , what is the height, in centimeters, of the fence post?

#### Hint

Draw a sketch showing the positions of the sun, Miguel, and the fence post. Can you find two similar right triangles in your sketch?

# Question of the Day

## Can you answer today's question?

Next Tests:
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May
28
2015
20,415 responses
Number Answered 10,192 10,223
49% correct

Mathematics > Standard Multiple Choice

Read the following SAT test question and then click on a button to select your answer.

Miguel is centimeters tall. At 2:00 p.m. one day, his shadow is centimeters long, and the shadow of a nearby fence post is centimeters long. In terms of , what is the height, in centimeters, of the fence post?