Posted by suemmy on .
Paula casts a shadow 2 meters long at the same time a tree casts a shadow 28 meters long. The tree is 17.5 meters tall. How tall is Paula?

geometry 
Ms. Sue,
Use a proportion, cross multiply and solve for x.
2/x = 28/17.5 
geometry 
mariama,
3.2

geometry 
Sydnee Claypool,
1.25
Set up a proportion and cross multiply