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Please help medal for whoever helps me!!!!!! The polygons are similar but not necessarily drawn to scale. Find the value of x

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    Set x - 3 equal to its corresponding side, which is 2.5 The equation will look like x - 3 = 2.5 Solve for x!

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    The proportion of the other sides are: \[\frac{ 2 }{ 8 } and \frac{ 4 }{ 16 }\]

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    Similar figures means all the sides are in the same proportion, like zooming in or out sort of... so

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    \[\frac{ x-3 }{ 2.5 }=\frac{ 8 }{ 2 }\]

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    all corresponding sides

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    notice 8/2 = 16/4 = 4

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