# A person 6 feet tall casts a shadow 4 feet long. At the same time, a nearby tower casts a shadow 32 feet long. How many feet are in the height of the tower?

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May 23, 2016

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The height of the building is 48 feet

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We can solve this by setting up a ratio comparing the height of the building to the height of the man and shadow of the building to the shadow of the man.

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