## anonymous 4 years ago The ratio of corresponding sides of similar triangles is four colon nine. If the longest side of the smaller triangle is thirty-six mm, what is the longest side of the larger triangle?

1. anonymous

The ratio of corresponding sides of similar triangles is 4:9. If the longest side of the smaller triangle is 36 millimeter, what is the longest side of the larger triangle?

2. anonymous

just figured i should have put it in # form...

3. phi

solve $\frac{4}{9}= \frac{36}{x}$

4. anonymous

$\frac{4}{9}=\frac{36}{x}$

5. anonymous

thanks i couldnt get the right set up for this one....