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Natasha stands 5.5 feet tall and has a shadow that measures 3 feet long. At the same time, a tree next to
Natasha has a shadow that measures 12 feet long. How tall is the tree?

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1. 5.5/3 = x/12

Cross multiply and solve for x.

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2. Natasha stands 5.5 feet tall and has a shadow that measures 3 feet
long. At the same time, a tree next to Natasha has a shadow that
measures 12 feet long. How tall is the tree?

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