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  • one year ago

Triangle ABC is similar to triangle XYZ. Side AB measures 2, side BC measures x + 5, side CA measures x + 7, side XY measures 4 and side ZX measures 4x – 2. Find the value of x.

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Hi Luna. I'm back.

  2. anonymous
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    Great! :D

  3. anonymous
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    So if Triangle ABC is similar to the other, is it the same? No. It is proportional.

  4. anonymous
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    alright

  5. radar
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    Is one of your choices 5?

  6. anonymous
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    yes it is

  7. radar
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    |dw:1444509444985:dw|

  8. radar
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    Is that the way the figure looks?

  9. anonymous
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    no figures, that's what makes it complicated

  10. radar
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    Is 8 also a choice?

  11. anonymous
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    yep

  12. radar
    • one year ago
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    O.K|dw:1444510102894:dw| Side YZ is not given. so we must solve x from what we have. |dw:1444510178087:dw|

  13. anonymous
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    it must be x=8, is that correct?

  14. radar
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    I believe so. Good luck again.

  15. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you

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