Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
xoxosweetx3
Group Title
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?
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
xoxosweetx3 Group Title
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?
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

This Question is Closed

shivam_bhalla Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Scale factor = 8 millimeter/4 millimeter
 2 years ago

Diyadiya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6
4 x x =8 x =8/4 So the scale factor will be ?
 2 years ago

shivam_bhalla Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
In the above written by @Diyadiya x>scale factor
 2 years ago

xoxosweetx3 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Whatare the steps i have to do ?
 2 years ago

shivam_bhalla Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
LOL @Diyadiya just mentioned them
 2 years ago

xoxosweetx3 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
>.> but i dont understand them ! I need like an explination :/
 2 years ago

Diyadiya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6
\[4 \times Scale \ factor =8\]Let the scale factor be \( x\)\[4 \times x =8\] divide both sides by 4 \[x = \frac{8}{4}\] Is this understandable ?
 2 years ago

xoxosweetx3 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
My options are 2 12 4 0.5
 2 years ago

shivam_bhalla Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@xoxosweetx3 , 8 divided by 4 = ??
 2 years ago

Diyadiya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6
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
 2 years ago

Diyadiya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6
Right!! :D
 2 years ago

Diyadiya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6
btw did you understand ?
 2 years ago

xoxosweetx3 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yeah I got it (: Thanks
 2 years ago

Diyadiya Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.6
You're Welcome :D
 2 years ago

xoxosweetx3 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh and Im putting another question up soon ! :c
 2 years ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.