Posted by **shann** on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 6:30pm.

The scale factor for two similar rectangles is 3. If the area of the smaller rectangle is 8 m2, what is the area of the larger rectangle? (1 point)24m2

192m2

72m2

108m2

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**Steve**, Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 8:18pm
area scales by the square of the linear scale.

So, the area is scaled by 3^2 = 9, so 72m^2

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**lianna**, Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 12:41am
so is it 72???

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**Hi**, Monday, November 11, 2013 at 5:18pm
72

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**PANDACORN**, Monday, October 19, 2015 at 4:35pm
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