# Thread: Finding x and y

1. ## Finding x and y

Can someone show me how to find x and y in this question?

2. Originally Posted by user_5
Can someone show me how to find x and y in this question?
The triangles are similar, so the corresponding sides are proportional.

i.e. $15 = 10k, 24 = kx, y = 12k$.

Solve for $k$, then you can solve for $x$ and $y$.