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LillieMax
 3 years ago
A kids’ splash pool and an adults’ pool are shaped like similar triangles. The dimensions of the kids’ pool are onehalf of the dimensions of the adults’ pool. If the area of the adults’ pool is 120 square meters, what is the area of the kids’ pool?
12 m2
30 m2
15 m2
20 m2
LillieMax
 3 years ago
A kids’ splash pool and an adults’ pool are shaped like similar triangles. The dimensions of the kids’ pool are onehalf of the dimensions of the adults’ pool. If the area of the adults’ pool is 120 square meters, what is the area of the kids’ pool? 12 m2 30 m2 15 m2 20 m2

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Ganpat
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Area of triangle = (1/2) * base * height.. Now, kids base = 1/2 adults base .. and kids ht = 1/2 adults ht.. so can u compare the areas ??

LillieMax
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the answer would be 30?

SmoothMath
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hashir, try to help in a way that allows the student to find the answer on their own.

SmoothMath
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That's a good rule in general, but I say that specifically in this case because Lillie mentioned in chat that she's taking a test.
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