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Triangles ABC and PQR are similar with m angle A = m angle P and m angle B = m angle Q. If AB, BC, and AC are 3, 4, and 5 ft long respectively and QR is 10 ft, find PQ.

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    AB/PQ = BC/QR,
    3/PQ = 4/10,
    4PQ = 30,
    PQ = 7.5t.

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