• July 18th 2011, 06:49 PM
zokura

Explain this to me

Given: rectangle ABCD is similar to rectangle ZBXY. Enter answer as a mixed number.

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If BC = 10, BX = 6, XY = 4, then CD =
• July 18th 2011, 06:57 PM
Also sprach Zarathustra
Quote:

Originally Posted by zokura

Explain this to me

Given: rectangle ABCD is similar to rectangle ZBXY. Enter answer as a mixed number.

$\frac{BC}{BX}=\frac{CD}{XY}$
$\frac{10}{6}=\frac{CD}{4}$
So, $CD=?$