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  • one year ago

Challenge! Ready? The two rectangles are similar. Which is the correct proportion for corresponding sides? The two rectangles are 4 by 12 and 8 by 24. Include work so I, Lollygirl, will know you are not cheating.

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    part of me says 2 to 1 and part of me says thats too simple

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Not it.

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    What exactly is this asking for?

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    It's in the question

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I'm asking because I didn't find the question to be full explanatory.

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Do you need a picture?

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I just wanna know what I'm solving for, man.

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    http://i.imgur.com/YR53Tro.jpg

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    A challenge my friend

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    darn i suck with proportions

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    What are solving for though?

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Which is the correct proportion for corresponding sides?

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yup.

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    What? What am I solving for?

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Are you trolling me? lol

  16. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    No...

  17. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    No idea what a "correct" proportion is.

  18. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Anyone know? Hint: It ends in a fraction

  19. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Are you talking like what is the ratio of 4 to 12? Of 8 to 24? Of 4 to 8?

  20. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    If ya don't know, you can't solve it :ss

  21. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    No one here?

  22. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Going to close it in 2 min.

  23. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Did you write this question?

  24. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Yes and no

  25. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I HAZ THE ANSWER! But I cheated..

  26. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    then you don't get the award :ss

  27. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Is the point of the challenge to figure out what the question is asking?

  28. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    lol no. Is it really that confusing?

  29. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    If it's not, then what's the question asking?

  30. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Closing this know. Better luck next time ;0

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