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September 2, 2014

Posted by **DANIELLE** on Monday, June 18, 2007 at 1:46pm.

EF : JK = 5 : 2

15 : JK = 5 : 2

15 * 2 = JK * 5

30 = 5(JK)

5(JK) / 5 = 30 / 5

JK = 6

Am I CORRECT ON THIS ONE?

Looks like EF and JK are corresponding sides of similar triangles. Each side of DEF is 2.5 times larger than the corresponding side of HJK. Therefore JK = EF/2.5 = 15/2.5 = 6.

You are correct

THANKS

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