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Corresponding sides of similar figures have lengths 4 millimeters and 8 millimeters. What is the scale factor that enlarges the smaller figure to the larger figure?
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Corresponding sides of similar figures have lengths 4 millimeters and 8 millimeters. What is the scale factor that enlarges the smaller figure to the larger figure?
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shivam_bhallaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Scale factor = 8 millimeter/4 millimeter
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DiyadiyaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4
4 x x =8 x =8/4 So the scale factor will be ?
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shivam_bhallaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
In the above written by @Diyadiya x>scale factor
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xoxosweetx3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Whatare the steps i have to do ?
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shivam_bhallaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
LOL @Diyadiya just mentioned them
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xoxosweetx3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
>.> but i dont understand them ! I need like an explination :/
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DiyadiyaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4
\[4 \times Scale \ factor =8\]Let the scale factor be \( x\)\[4 \times x =8\] divide both sides by 4 \[x = \frac{8}{4}\] Is this understandable ?
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xoxosweetx3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
My options are 2 12 4 0.5
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shivam_bhallaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@xoxosweetx3 , 8 divided by 4 = ??
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DiyadiyaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4
Its enlarging ,so 4 times *some number* gives you the next size ,and we are trying to find that *some number *which is the scale factor I've done rest of it in the above post
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DiyadiyaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4
btw did you understand ?
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xoxosweetx3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yeah I got it (: Thanks
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xoxosweetx3Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh and Im putting another question up soon ! :c
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