# A boy observed, a pillar and a tree, in his school playground. The pillar of height 8 m casts

A boy observed, a pillar and a tree, in his school playground. The pillar of height 8 m casts a shadow of length 10 m. At the same instance, the tree casts a shadow of length 40 m, then the height of the tree (in meters) is ……

(a) 50

(b) 40

(c) 36

(d) 32