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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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SEE ATTACHMENT. Using the graph shown, answer this question: What is the scale factor used to dilate the figure?
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ARI AND KITT LET ME POST THE QUESTION
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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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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
count the length of the sides for each rectangle
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Okay. Let me count.
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
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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Kitt020912Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
let ari take over, I got nothing lol.
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Will it be by 2's or ones?
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Okie, Kitt. I like ur picture too
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
always assume by 1's if it's not labeled
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Can it be CB an CB'?
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
(' Means the dilation or second version of a figure.)
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yea count them. then put cb/cb' and figure out the scale factor
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[\frac{ CB }{ CB' } = \frac{ 9 }{ 2 }\]
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So is the scale factor 4.5?
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
(I divided 9/2)
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
which would give us scale factor of 3
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ohhh. Okay. So answer = 3?
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
wait no. put cb'/cb which would be 1/3
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
1/3 is your answer, sorry
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
OH. OK. WHY WAS THE FIRST ONE WRONG?
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AriPottaBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
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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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Oh. Okay. Thanks!
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help123please.Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
[since its smaller it can't b 3 times the size right?]
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