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The sides of a triangle have lengths of 9, 11, and 16 units. What is the perimeter of a similar triangle with its longest side 24 units in length?

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  1. since 24/16 = 3/2, the perimeter will be 3/2 as big. All the sides are 3/2 as big.

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