# Similar Figures

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Use your understanding of similar figures to solve the problems below. For help, see Similar Triangles and Other Shapes.

1. Complete the sentences to show which sides correspond on the similar rectangles below. (the figure has not been rotated or reflected) Side AB corresponds to EF Side BD corresponds to FH Side CD corresponds to GH Side AC corresponds to EG

2. Complete the sentences below to show which sides correspond on the similar figures below. Side AB corresponds to GE Side BD corresponds to EF Side CD corresponds to HF Side AC corresponds to GH

3. Each pair of rectangles below are similar. Calculate the values of dimension x. x = 6
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## Related Resources

The various resources listed below are aligned to the same standard, (8G04) taken from the CCSM (Common Core Standards For Mathematics) as the Geometry Worksheet shown above.

Understand that a two-dimensional figure is similar to another if the second can be obtained from the first by a sequence of rotations, reflections, translations, and dilations; given two similar two-dimensional figures, describe a sequence that exhibits the similarity between them.

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#### Similarity, Congruence and Transformations

Similar to the above listing, the resources below are aligned to related standards in the Common Core For Mathematics that together support the following learning outcome:

Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software