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anonymous
 3 years ago
The polygons are similar, but not necessarily drawn to scale. Find the value of x.
anonymous
 3 years ago
The polygons are similar, but not necessarily drawn to scale. Find the value of x.

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x = 1 x = 2 x = 4 x = 20

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thankyou! How'd you do that? c:

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0use this ratio 5*x*(1/5) = 4/x Simplifies to x = 4/x

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait..is 2 or 4 the answer?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x = 4/x x^2=4 x=sqrt 4 x= 2

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Let me know if 2 is correct

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1359943602844:dw

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the ratio is set up like this a/c=b/d big side over little side = big side over little side. 5*x*(1/5) = 4/x that is where that came from.
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