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There are two similar trapezoids. The smaller one has one base of 24 meters and an area of 564 meters squared. The larger one has one base of 57 meters. What is the area of the larger one?
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There are two similar trapezoids. The smaller one has one base of 24 meters and an area of 564 meters squared. The larger one has one base of 57 meters. What is the area of the larger one?
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NotSObright Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Is the sides with given lengths corressponding
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Flapdragon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yep, they are.
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dumbcow Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4
ratio of areas = (ratio of sides)^2
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dumbcow Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4
\[\frac{57^{2}}{24^{2}} = \frac{A}{564}\]
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NotSObright Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@dumbcow is right
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Flapdragon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thanks! :D I was wondering how the ratios of the sides and the ratio of the areas were related, so that helps a lot.
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