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# Two squares are similar The first square has sides that measure 4 inches and the second square has sides that measure 12 inches The scale factor used to get from the first square to the second one?

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Q: Two squares are similar The first square has sides that measure 4 inches and the second square has sides that measure 12 inches The scale factor used to get from the first square to the second one?
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