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A trapezoid is drawn on a grid with vertices at P (5, 7), Q (2, 7), R (2, 3), and S (8, 3). Trapezoid UVWX will be drawn similar to Trapezoid PQRS with side UV corresponding to side PQ. The point (2, 2) will be the location of vertex U and point (8, 2) will be the location of point V.
What will be the coordinates of vertex X? Show all your work or explain your reasoning.
My work:
Point X will be (16, 11), because this follows the doubled similarity ratio demonstrated by points U and V. I counted the rise over run of the original trapezoid (4, 5), and doubled it so it became (8, 10
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A trapezoid is drawn on a grid with vertices at P (5, 7), Q (2, 7), R (2, 3), and S (8, 3). Trapezoid UVWX will be drawn similar to Trapezoid PQRS with side UV corresponding to side PQ. The point (2, 2) will be the location of vertex U and point (8, 2) will be the location of point V. What will be the coordinates of vertex X? Show all your work or explain your reasoning. My work: Point X will be (16, 11), because this follows the doubled similarity ratio demonstrated by points U and V. I counted the rise over run of the original trapezoid (4, 5), and doubled it so it became (8, 10
 one year ago
 one year ago

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shopgirl1701Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
making point X (16, 11).
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shopgirl1701Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I also found (20, 10) and (6, 11). I'm so confused. XD
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Notamathgenuis2Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@dmezzullo help me out a bit please and thank you
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shopgirl1701Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I'm pretty positive it's NOT (6, 11).
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shopgirl1701Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
No, thanks, I don't want the lecture on when and when not to call 911 XD
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shopgirl1701Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Any idea, Nota? (20, 10) or (16, 11)?
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shopgirl1701Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think it's (20, 10). (16, 11) doesn't look right.
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Notamathgenuis2Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yea i am thinking that too
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dmezzulloBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Bahahhahahahahahah @shopgirl1701
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