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# Basic Geometry

# Similar Figures Exercises

### Example 1

What are *m* ∠ *K* and *m* of line *MJ*?

### Example 2

Triangle *RST* ~ Triangle *UVW*. Find the length of sides *ST* and *VU*. Round to the nearest hundredths place.

### Example 3

The sun casts a 23 foot shadow on a flagpole. You are 5 feet 3 inches and cast an 11 foot shadow. Approximately how tall is the flagpole? Round to the nearest hundredths place.

### Example 4

One square has side lengths of 5 cm, and a diagonal ≅ 7.07 cm. Another square has side lengths of 8 cm. What is the length of its diagonal?