# SOLUTION: So there are two similar triangles, The larger one has (A)side that measures 34 ft, and (B) side that measures 9 ft. The smaller triangle has an (A) side that measures 20 ft and a

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 Question 387740: So there are two similar triangles, The larger one has (A)side that measures 34 ft, and (B) side that measures 9 ft. The smaller triangle has an (A) side that measures 20 ft and a (B) side that measures Y. Find the unknown length y in the pair of similar triangles. (Simplify your answer. Type an integer, fraction, or mixed number.) Can anyone help. I'm stuck on this problem. (Sorry, but I dont know how to draw triangles on this)Answer by edjones(7569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!y/9 = 20/34 y = 180/34 = 90/17 ft