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

math  Ms. Sue, Monday, May 23, 2011 at 8:18pm
Cross multiply and solve this proportion.
5/4 = x/8

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

math  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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