If the figure part of the stature of liberty is 3 feet shorter then the hight of its pedestal base, find the hight of the figure. The entire statue is 305.
If the figure part of the stature of liberty is 3 feet shorter then the hight of its pedestal base, find the hight of the figure. The entire statue is 305.
let $\displaystyle h$ = height of figure
height of figure + height of pedestal = height of entire statue
write an equation using symbols in place of the words ... note that the pedestal is 3 ft longer than the figure.