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September 23, 2014

Homework Help: math

Posted by Felicia on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 2:44am.

A Triangle has sides 4,8,and 11. In a similar triangle the shortest side is 8 and the longest side is x.

a) Write a proportion that models the situation.

b) Solve the proportion for x.

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