# Recent questions tagged height-distance

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Rishi got two halls in his house painted. It cost him $₹6,000$ and $₹6,100$ respectively to paint the $4$ walls of his $2$ square halls, of the same height. If the le...

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A flagstaff $17.5$ m high casts a shadow of length $40.25$ m. The height of the building, which casts a shadow of length $28.75$ m under similar condition will be?$10$ m$...

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The angle of elevation of the sun, when the length of the shadow of a tree is $3$ times the height of the tree, is$30^\circ{}$$45^\circ{}$$60^\circ{}$$90^\circ{}$

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The angle of elevation of the top of a tower $30$ m high, from two points on the level ground on its opposite sides are $45$ degrees and $60$ degrees. What is the distanc...

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A car is being driven, in a straight line and at a uniform speed, towards the base of a vertical tower. The top of the tower is observed from the car and, in the process,...

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A ladder leans against a vertical wall. The top of the ladder is $8$ m above the ground. When the bottom of the ladder is moved $2$ m farther away from the wall, the top ...

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A vertical tower $\text{OP}$ stands at the centre $\text{O}$ of a square $\text{ABCD}.$ Let $h$ and $b$ denote the lengths $\text{OP}$ and $\text{AB}$ respectively. Suppo...

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Two vertical lamp-posts of equal height stand on either side of a road $50$ m wide. At a point $\text{P}$ on the road between them, the elevation of the tops of the lamp-...