Posted by **selena** on Monday, May 23, 2011 at 8:17pm.

amy is 5 feet tall and casts a 4 foot shadow. the pine tree has an 8 foot shawdow. how tall is the pine tree

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, May 23, 2011 at 8:18pm
Cross multiply and solve this proportion.

5/4 = x/8

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**Ashley**, Monday, May 23, 2011 at 8:21pm
8 divided by 4=2 2•5=10 hope this helped!

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**yasmin**, Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 10:17pm
A 5 foot girl casts a 4 foot shadow, a nearby stop sign casts an 8 foot shadow. How tall is the stop sign?

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