## anonymous 4 years ago Given that IJ=9 ,IH=32 , and IK=12 , find IG

1. anonymous

Where is H in the diagram?

2. anonymous

oops i accidentally put L

3. anonymous

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4. anonymous

IG = 24

5. ash2326

They seem to be two similar triangles , hence their corresponding sides will be in the same ratio. Hence $\frac{IJ}{IG}=\frac{IK}{IH}$ $\frac{9}{IG}=\frac{12}{32}$ We get $IG= 32\times \frac{9}{12}=24$

6. angela210793

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7. anonymous

thanks you guys so much

8. anonymous

listen do you think you guys can help me with one more?

9. ash2326

Yeah surely:)

10. anonymous

ok great gimme a sec

11. ash2326

aminah post it as a new question, will you?

12. anonymous

|sure thing

13. ash2326

thanks :D