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Gabylovesyou
 2 years ago
Triangle Congruence and Similarity Help!
Gabylovesyou
 2 years ago
Triangle Congruence and Similarity Help!

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Gabylovesyou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Which equation can she use as statement 5? x:15 = 28:40 28:12 = x:(x + 15 ) x + 15 = 28 + 12 28:40 = x:(x + 15)

atlas
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what do you think? Corresponding sides of similar triangles are proportional which means PS:PQ = PT:PR

Gabylovesyou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I am not good with proofs

Gabylovesyou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@atlas OH WAIT ITS A right? because PS:PQ = PT:PR

Gabylovesyou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes and PQ = 28 + 12

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1that ratio is : \(28 : (28+12)\)

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you need to take the other side ratio in similar way

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1both ratios are equal cuz triangles are similar

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\(28 : (28+12) = x : (x+15)\)

ganeshie8
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1D is \(\large \color{red}{\checkmark}\)

Gabylovesyou
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.128:40 = x:(x + 15)
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