The ratio of similitude of two similar triangle is 3:5. What is the ratio of their areas?

please have a little help. I don't understand the problem on the term similitude..

thanks

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- January 13th 2013, 06:46 AMrcsRatio of areas
The ratio of similitude of two similar triangle is 3:5. What is the ratio of their areas?

please have a little help. I don't understand the problem on the term similitude..

thanks - January 13th 2013, 07:28 AMkalyanramRe: Ratio of areas
Ratio of similitude refers to the ratio of the corresponding sides in the similar figures in this case the triangles.

Kalyan. - January 13th 2013, 08:44 PMProve ItRe: Ratio of areas
- January 13th 2013, 09:20 PMrcsRe: Ratio of areas
- January 14th 2013, 06:08 PMProve ItRe: Ratio of areas
Yes, well done :)