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A hotel in Las Vegas is famous for its large-scale model of the Eiffel Tower. The model, built to scale, is meters tall and meters wide at its base. If the real tower is meters tall, how wide is the base of the real Eiffel Tower? Homework Help ✎

Sketch the situation.

Use a proportional equation to find the height of the real tower. Set to the height of the original tower.