Geometry

*If square ABCD has area 25, and the area of the larger shaded square is 9 times the area of the smaller shaded square, what is the length of one side of the smaller shaded square?*

*Note: Figure not drawn to scale*

*A. 3/4*

**B. 5/4**

*C. 6/5*

*D. 4/3*

*E. 5/3*

The answer is 5/4, and here’s why:

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