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anonymous
 one year ago
These triangles are similar. What is the value of x?
A) 6 cm
B) 7 cm
C) 8 cm
D) 9 cm
anonymous
 one year ago
These triangles are similar. What is the value of x? A) 6 cm B) 7 cm C) 8 cm D) 9 cm

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1435434418568:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Set this up as a proportion \( \huge \frac{18}{10} =\frac{x}{5} \) Now just solve for x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What is the value of x in the equation I gave you?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0In similar triangles, the ratios of corresponding sides are equal. Therefore, \[\frac{ x }{ 18 }=\frac{ 5 }{ 10 }\] Solve for x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah breanna solve for x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dont you cross multiply?? sorry im so dumb

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes cross multiply and then divide by 10

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks you guyzzz =^w^=
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