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In the figure below, triangle ABC is similar to triangle PQR. What is the length of side PQ? (picture attached)
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nanaheads Group Title
In the figure below, triangle ABC is similar to triangle PQR. What is the length of side PQ? (picture attached)
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Grazes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Flip the 2nd triangle and create a proportion. Does that help, or should I give you the proportion too?
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nanaheads Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
would the proportion be: 11.5 over 34.5 times x over 12? or is that wrong?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
close, more like 11.5/34.5 = 12/x where x is the length of PQ
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
how did you get c
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nanaheads Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
nevermind, I got 36. thats correct?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
it is
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nanaheads Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thanks! can you help with one more question please?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
hopefully you see how you got 36 and how 33 is wrong
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yeah sure
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nanaheads Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I attached the photo of the question
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
alright one second
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nanaheads Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thanks soo much!
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what do you notice about step 2
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
anything missing, odd, or off here?
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sexygirlibe Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
36 is the answer
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Grazes Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Just a little late ^^;;
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