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SEE ATTACHMENT. Using the graph shown, answer this question: What is the scale factor used to dilate the figure?

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    ARI AND KITT LET ME POST THE QUESTION

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    ONE SEC

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    Using the graph shown, answer this question: What is the scale factor used to dilate the figure?

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  5. AriPotta
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    count the length of the sides for each rectangle

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    Okay. Let me count.

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    just one side?

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  8. AriPotta
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    yea, just make sure they're corresponding. like, the long side of the big one and long side of the small one

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    Okay.

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  10. Kitt020912
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    let ari take over, I got nothing lol.

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    Will it be by 2's or ones?

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    it's by 1's

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    Okie, Kitt. I like ur picture too

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  14. AriPotta
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    always assume by 1's if it's not labeled

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    Okie, Ari

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    Can it be CB an CB'?

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    (' Means the dilation or second version of a figure.)

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    yea count them. then put cb/cb' and figure out the scale factor

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    Ok.

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    \[\frac{ CB }{ CB' } = \frac{ 9 }{ 2 }\]

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    ?

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    So is the scale factor 4.5?

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    (I divided 9/2)

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    9/3

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    O

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    Okiee.

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    which would give us scale factor of 3

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    Ohhh. Okay. So answer = 3?

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    wait no. put cb'/cb which would be 1/3

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    1/3 is your answer, sorry

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    OH. OK. WHY WAS THE FIRST ONE WRONG?

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    because if we said the scale factor was 3, then cb' would be 3x the size of cb. but it's not. it's 1/3 the size.

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    Oh. Okay. Thanks!

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    [since its smaller it can't b 3 times the size right?]

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    TNX U

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  36. AriPotta
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    lol yes

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    :)

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    no problemo

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