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Posted by **Joy** on Monday, March 10, 2008 at 9:58pm.

a) Use the similar triangles to find the length of the portion of the slide below ground level.

b) What is the total length of the slide.

- Pre-Algebra -
**Reiny**, Monday, March 10, 2008 at 11:36pmDid you make a diagram?

This is an easy question, if you are studying similar triangles

Hint:

x/35 = 77/56 etc.

Let me know what you got

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