Posted by Wanda on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 8:00am.
A 6foot man cast a shadow of 2.5ft. At the same time of the day, a tree cast a shadow of 25 ft. How tall is the tree?

Intermediate Algebra  Ms. Sue, Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 11:37am
Cross multiply and solve this proportion for x.
6/2.5 = x/25