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Dixon and his little sister Ariadne stand next to each other on the playground on a sunny afternoon.

Their mother measures their shadows. Dixon's shadow is 9 feet long...

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Dixon and his little sister Ariadne stand next to each other on the playground on a sunny afternoon.

Their mother measures their shadows.
Dixon's shadow is 9 feet long and Ariadne's shadow is 6 feet long.
If Dixon is 6 feet tall, how tall is Ariadne?

Answer

6/9 - Dixons height to his shadow is equal to x/6 ariadne's height to her shadow This becomes 9x=36 x=4 So Ariande is 4 feet tall

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Upload Date: 5/31/2017

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