## Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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# Chapter 6 - Section 6.5 - Congruent and Similar Triangles - Exercise Set - Page 452: 14

36

#### Work Step by Step

$\frac{3}{x}$=$\frac{5}{60}$ set cross products equal 5x=3$\times$60 5x =180 divide by 5 both sides $\frac{5x}{5}$=$\frac{180}{5}$ x=36 The missing length is 36 units

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