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anonymous
 one year ago
help please? will give medal.
anonymous
 one year ago
help please? will give medal.

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@satellite73 please no one has helped i cry evrityme

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry that you cried...you need to view this as two triangles, try drawing the two triangles.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1436522245343:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now since both triangles are "congruent" then side "ST" must be parallel to "RQ"

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0St6atement 2: <QRS = <TSP (consider that two angles equal)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0steatement 3: <SPT = <RPQ (once again, consider that two angles equal)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, not sure about statement 4.."similar" means basic shape is same, but not necessarily congruent.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0they both share angle P

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.060: (60+x) = 48: (48+36) these are proportions

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, they are proportionate, so they wont equal exactly.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.060/(60+x) = 48/(48+36)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1436523583418:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.048+36 = 84 therefore we have: dw:1436523838479:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Since the triangles are simi9lar, corresponding sides have proportional lengths. dw:1436566575542:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then i distribute 48?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1436566648223:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Don't do any calculations. The question is only asking how to complete setting up the proportion.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1436566792194:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1436566826559:dw

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.05040 = 2880  48x 50402880 = 48 x 2160 =48x x=45

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Need to follow advice of @mathstudent55 as more qualified than me

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you both so much!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You are very welcome @Gjallarhorn
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