## anonymous 4 years ago polygons are similar. find the values of the variables. (gimme a min to draw it)

1. anonymous

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$\text{Since both triangles are similar}$ $\frac{8}{x}= \frac{10}{5} = \frac{6}{y}$$\frac{8}{x}= \frac{10}{5} \ \ x=\frac{8 \times 5}{10} =\frac{40}{10}=4$$\frac{10}{5}= \frac{6}{y} \ \ y= \frac{6 \times 5}{10} =\frac{30}{10}=3$$x=4 \ \ and \ \ y=3$

3. anonymous

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