# Triangle ABC Triangle FDE are similar. What is the similarity ratio from triangle ABC to FDE?

Triangle ABC Triangle FDE are similar. What is the similarity ratio from triangle ABC to FDE?
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Step 1
The similarity ratio of triangle ABC and FDE is
Step 2
Given:
$\mathrm{△}ABC\stackrel{\sim }{=}\mathrm{△}FDC$

If two triangles are similar AB=FD, BC=DE, AC=FE
$\therefore$ similarity ratio
$\frac{AB}{FD}=\frac{4}{12}=\frac{1}{3}$
AB:DF=1:3