# Solving Problems Using Similar Triangles

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Videos, solutions, and worksheets to help Grade 8 students learn how to solve problems using similar triangles.

This lesson works though three examples of solving problems using similar triangles.
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Similar Triangle Problem
In this video, we work out a two step similar triangle area problem. The problem is shown conceptually, figuring out what is being asked, setting up the proportion needed to find the missing side of a right triangle, then using the formerly missing side to find the area of a triangle

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