Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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ISBN 13: 978-0-32182-553-7

Chapter 8 - Geometry - 8.9 Similar Triangles - 8.9 Exercises: 6

Answer

The dictionary definition of similar is "resembling without being the same." Examples of similar objects are two sun dresses in the same size but with different patterns in the fabric or two pencils but one is mechanical and one is old fashioned that you sharpen.

Work Step by Step

Look in your dictionary to find the definition of similar. These example are similar because the items share common traits but something about them is different.
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