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One polygon has a side of length 3 feet. A similar polygon has a corresponding side of length 9 feet. The ratio of the perimeter of the smaller polygon to the larger is:

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    If two polygons are similar, the scale factor is also the ratio of the perimeters. The scale factor from small to large of the polygons is 3/9. So, that is the ratio of the perimeters as well. Simplify 3/9 and you'll see the result as one of your options.

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    lol idk why i put one of your options

  3. Falling_In_Katt
    • one year ago
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    That's not one of my options

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    3/1 1/6 1/3 its one of these three

  5. Falling_In_Katt
    • one year ago
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    1/3?

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    yes because 3/3=1 and 3/9 =3 so you are correct 1/3

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