SOLUTION: A building casts a shadow 31 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 37-cm tall pole is 58 cm long. Find the height of the building.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Geometry Word Problems Question 329184: A building casts a shadow 31 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 37-cm tall pole is 58 cm long. Find the height of the building. Answer by galactus(183)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Just use proportions, but be careful to use consistent units. Solve for x and get x=19.776 meters