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  • 3 years ago

The two triangles illustrated below are similar. What are the values of x and y? A. x = 15, y = 12 B. x = 2.4, y = 30 C. x = 15, y = 75 D. x = 15, y = 30 (Picture below.)

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  1. marcoduuuh
    • 3 years ago
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  2. marcoduuuh
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    x=15

  3. binarymimic
    • 3 years ago
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    right

  4. marcoduuuh
    • 3 years ago
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    I don't know how to find out y though. ):

  5. binarymimic
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    corresponding angles of similar triangles are equal, by definition

  6. binarymimic
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    so whichever angle corresponds to y is equal to y

  7. marcoduuuh
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    Wait, so it's D?

  8. binarymimic
    • 3 years ago
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    oh, yeah. it is!

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