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The figures are similar. The area of one figure is given. Find the area of the other figure to the nearest whole number. The area of the larger triangle is 2008 one side of larger triangle is 45 ft one side of smaller triangle is 20 ft Answers: A) 397 ft2 B) 10166 ft2 C) 400 ft2 D) 2025 ft2 Thanks!

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  2. anonymous
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    area = 2008 X(20^2/45^2) = 397

  3. anonymous
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    i'm assuming that the sides of the triangles are corresponding ones. the ratios of their areas = ratio of corr. sides

  4. anonymous
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    They are corresponding. Thank you so much!

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