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    the areas of two similar polygons are 64 and 100 sq units respectively. If a side of a larger polygon is 36 units, find the corresponding side of the smaller polygon.
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    Quote Originally Posted by aeroflix View Post
    the areas of two similar polygons are 64 and 100 sq units respectively. If a side of a larger polygon is 36 units, find the corresponding side of the smaller polygon.
    The ratio of the areas of similar figures is the square of the ratio of corresponding sides.

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