Posted by suemmy on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 12:15pm.
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, Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 12:37pm
Use a proportion, cross multiply and solve for x.
2/x = 28/17.5

geometry  mariama, Friday, December 12, 2014 at 10:10am
3.2

geometry  Sydnee Claypool, Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 1:43pm
1.25
Set up a proportion and cross multiply
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