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anonymous
 4 years ago
If the triangles are similar, which ratio shows the relationship of the area of the larger triangle to the area of the smaller triangle?
Two triangles share a vertex. The left triangle has height measuring 24 and base measuring 15. The right triangle has height measuring 8 and base measuring 5.
5:8
6:1
4:1
9:1
anonymous
 4 years ago
If the triangles are similar, which ratio shows the relationship of the area of the larger triangle to the area of the smaller triangle? Two triangles share a vertex. The left triangle has height measuring 24 and base measuring 15. The right triangle has height measuring 8 and base measuring 5. 5:8 6:1 4:1 9:1

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well, what do you think the 5 matches up with in the bigger triangle?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0And area varies in the square, do you know what I mean by this?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no i dont can you please explain.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK, if you don't know that, do you know the formula for triangle area?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0OK, that is another way to do it, just do that for each triangle and compare the results for your answer.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you soo much for the help.
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