# The length of a shadow of a building is 29 m. The distance from the top of the building to the tip of the shadow is 38 m. How do you find the height of the building?

##### 1 Answer

Use the Theorem of Pythagoras

#### Explanation:

The theorem states that-

In a right-angle triangle, the square of the hypotenuse is the same as the sum of the squares of the other two sides.

In the question, a rough, right-angled triangle is portrayed.

so

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