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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
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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shopgirl1701
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0making point X (16, 11).

shopgirl1701
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I also found (20, 10) and (6, 11). I'm so confused. XD

Notamathgenuis2
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@dmezzullo help me out a bit please and thank you

shopgirl1701
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm pretty positive it's NOT (6, 11).

shopgirl1701
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No, thanks, I don't want the lecture on when and when not to call 911 XD

shopgirl1701
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Any idea, Nota? (20, 10) or (16, 11)?

shopgirl1701
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think it's (20, 10). (16, 11) doesn't look right.

Notamathgenuis2
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yea i am thinking that too

dmezzullo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Bahahhahahahahahah @shopgirl1701
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