# Geometry

QR passes through point S and is perpendicular to TU at S. Suppose QR is dilated by a scale factor of 1/3 centered on point S. Which of the following statements is true for the dilated lines?

1. The dilated line segments intersect at S but are not perpendicular
2. The dilated line segments intersect at a point other than S
3.The dilated lines are perpendicular
4. the dilated lines are parallel

1. 👍
2. 👎
3. 👁
1. only the length of QR is changed, so it is still ⊥ to TU

1. 👍
2. 👎
👤
oobleck

## Similar Questions

1. ### Algebra

1.Write an equation in slope- intercept form of the line that passes through the given point and is parallel to the graph of the given equation. (2,-2);y=-x-2 A.y=-2x*** B.y=2x C.y=1/2x D.y=-x 2.Write an equation in slope-

2. ### MATH

True or False? 1.) A segment has exactly one perpendicular bisector. 2.) A line has exactly one perpendicular bisector. 3.)Given a line and a point not on the line, there is exactly one line perpendicular to the original line that

3. ### Math

Line L is perpendicular to the line 6x - y = 7 and passes through the point (0,6). Line M is parallel to the line y = 2/3x - 4 and passes through the point (-3, -1). Where do lines L and M intersect?

4. ### geometry

What is the equation that is perpendicular to the line y=2x-3 and passes through the point (-6,5)? Show all of your work. y = 2x + 17 y = 1/2x + 8 y = -2x - 7 y = -1/2x + 2

1. ### Math

*The straight line, L1, has an equation y= -2x+5 1.) Write down the gradient of L1 2.) Line 2, is perpendicular to L1, and passes through the point (4,5). a. Write down the gradient of L2 b. Find the equation of L2. 3.) Line 2, is

2. ### geometry

Use the equation and given point to answer the questions below. The equation of line a is y=12x−1, and it passes through point (6,2). Line b is perpendicular to line a, and it passes through point (−6,2). A: What is the slope

3. ### Math

Write an equation of a line perpendicular to y=1/2x-5 in slope-intercept form that passes through the point (2, -7).

4. ### Math

Two lines L1: 2y - 3x - 6 = 0 and L2: 3y + x - 20 = 0 interest at a point A. (a) find the coordinates of A. (b) A third line L3 is perpendicular to L2 at point A. Find the equation of L3 in the form y = mx + c. (c) Another line L4

1. ### Algebra

1. for the data in the table, does y vary directly with x? if it does write an equation for the direct variation. 10 | 12 15 | 18 20 | 24 A. yes; y = 1.2x B. yes; y = 2x C. yes; y = x + 1 D. no; y does not vary directly with x 2.

2. ### math

A line L1 passes through point (1, 2) and has gradient of 5. Another line L2, is perpendicular to L2 and meets it at a point where x = 4. Find the equation for L2 in the form of y = mx + c

3. ### Algebra help

Find an equation of the line L, where L is perpendicular to y=3x and passes through the point (1,3) Please help I'm not sure what formula to use or how to work out this problem

4. ### Math

The image below shows two dilated figures with lines KL and K’L’ drawn. If the smaller figure was dilated using a scale factor of 2, what relationship do lines KL and K’L’ have?