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A toy company manufactures arcade games. They are marketing a new pinball machine to children. It is similar in size to the adult version of the same game. Both the adult and child models are shown below:

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  1. anonymous
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  2. anonymous
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    If the perimeter of the adult pinball machine is 172 inches, what is the length, in inches of Segment line G prime A prime? Answer should be a numerical answer.

  3. some.random.cool.kid
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    @ganeshie8

  4. anonymous
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    i found segment GA is 28 inches for the adult

  5. anonymous
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    ok so i got 11.2 inches as my answer. can you check @iGreen

  6. anonymous
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    the adult size GA is 25 and the smaller one is 10

  7. iGreen
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    No..it's not 28. The perimeter is the sum of all the sides. We are given the perimeter, and are missing one side. P = 172 35 + 56 + 56 + x = 172 Find 'x'

  8. anonymous
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    whoops 25 slight error lol

  9. anonymous
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    oops?

  10. anonymous
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    no it's 25

  11. anonymous
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    172-35-56-56=25

  12. anonymous
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    yeah i just did the math again i dont know how i added 3 at the end

  13. iGreen
    • one year ago
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    Yes, now we can set up a proportion. \(\sf \dfrac{35}{14} = \dfrac{25}{x}\)

  14. iGreen
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    @Venice-Gribbin That's what we just said..

  15. anonymous
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    35x=25*14?

  16. anonymous
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    25*14 i got 350

  17. anonymous
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    so 35x=350 so x is 10 thanks guys

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    good job

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