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# State whether the statements are true (T) or false (F).If a tree 24 m high casts a shadow of 15 m, then the height of a pole that casts a shadow of 6 m under similar conditions is 9.6 m.

Answer :

True

Height of a tree = 24m

Then its shadow = 15m

With the similar condition, if a pole has a shadow of length = 6m

Let the height of pole = x m

Since, length and shadow vary directly.

Then,

15× x = 24× 6

x = 9.6m

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