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If a right triangle has a base of 4 inches and a height of 3 inches, make an equivilant triangle with a base of 17 inches. Can someone explain how to figure this answer?

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  1. 3/4 = x/17

    Solve for x to get the remaining dimension of the larger equivalent triangle.

    I hope this helps.

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