# please help with geometry - dilation

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### Geometry (Please check my work)

A segment has endpoints M(6,15) and N(-3,9). The image of the segmen for a dilation with center (0,0), has endpoints M'(2,5)and N (-1,3). What is the scale factor of dilation? A. 2<<<< B. 3 C. 1/2 D. 1/3 I'm not confident with this answer because I still don't ...

### Geometry

The circumference of a circle changes from 20 to 4 after a dilation. What was the scale factor of the dilation? A. 1/25 B. 1/5 C. 5 D. 25

### Geometry

A dilation has center (0, 0 ,0). Find the image of the point (-1, -2, 0) for the scale factor of 3. Please help!

### Geometry

A dilation has center (0, 0, 0). Find the image of the point (-1, -2, 0) for the scale factor of 3. Please help? Thanks

### 11th grade

A monitor displays the graph y = 3 sin 5x. What will be the amplitude after a dilation of 2? I am so confused.....can somebody please help me.... please??? I know the graoh of sin x but what is dilation? can somebody please explain????

### Geometry

Myles was asked to draw a triangle xyz and then dilate it using the origin aa the center of dilation and a scale factor of 0.75.he thinks adding 0.75 units to the coordinates of the vertices of xyz will help him draw the dilated image. Explain why miles is incorrect,and what ...

### Math

1. Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (–1, 2) and (3, –3). (2, 4) and (6, 6) (2, 4) and (6, 6) (–2, 4) and (6, –6) (2, –1) and (–3, 3) 2. Given a scale factor of one-half , find the coordinates for ...

### geometry/algebra

The algebraic expression of a dilation is (x, y) changes to (1/a x, 1/a y). If the dilation is an enlargement, give three possible values of a. Anything over 1 for the denominator would make the x and y values smaller. So what would the possible values be for a?

### ALGEBRA

Please help. The dashed figure is a dilation of the original figure. Fin the scale factor. classify the dilation as an enlargement or a reduction How do you input pictures?

### math- geometry

A dilation with a scale factor of 4 maps figure A onto A'. By what scale factor would another dilation map figure A' back to figure A? is it 1/4?

### geometry

What is scale factor for the dilation of segment AB into segment CD? Draw the dilation of segment AB with scale factor 2/3 and label it segment EF. The figure is 2 || segments with point A(3, -3) with B(6,3). Other segment is C(4,-4) with D(8,4). Cant seem to get it figured ...

### geometry

The endpoints of are A(9, 4) and B(5, –4). The endpoints of its image after a dilation are A'(6, 3) and B'(3, –3). can you please Explain how to find the scale factor.

### Dilation

The answer to given a scale factors of 2,find the coordinmates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoint (1.2) and (3-3.

### Math

What is the rule for dilation? Like, for translation, you add/subtract the units being translated from the x and y value. what do you do for dilation??

### math

Given a dilation with the origin O (0, 0), by observation determine the scale factor "K." DO, K = (5, 0) (10, 0) The dilation an expansion. true or false

### Geometry

What is the formula to find the scale factor of the dilation?

### geometry

find the image vertices for a dilation with center (0,0) and a scale factor of 4

### geometry

an optometrist dilates a patients pupil from 6 mm to 8 mm. what is the scale factor for this dilation? is it 2

### Geometry - Dilation of a square

The preimage of square ABCD has its center at (8,-8) and has an area of 4 square units. The top side of the square is horizontal. The square is then dilated with the dilation center at (0,0) and a scale factor of 2. What are the coordinates of the vertex of the image of square...

### geometry

an optometrist dilates a patients pupil from 6 mm to 8 mm. what is the scale factor for this dilation? is it 2 Answer th

### geometry(is this right?)

Find the image vertices for a dilation with center (0 0) and a scale factor of 4 (-3,1)x4=-12,4 (-1,4)x4=5,6 (2,3)x4=9,2 (4,-3)x4=4

### Geometry

Could anyone tell me if this question is correct? 2.) Which is true about both Pappus's Theorem and Desargues' Theorem? Each theorem applies to spherical geometry. Each conclusion states that three points are collinear. <---- Each hypothesis is based on triangles. Each ...

### Geometry

find the coordinate of the image of the point (-3, -1) dilation with center at the origin, scale factor 2. a. (1.5, .5) b. (6, 2) c. (-6, -2) d. (-1.5, -.5)

### Geometry

A segment has endpoints X (-6,2) and Y (-1,-3). Which are the coordinates of the image for a dilation with scale factor of 1.5 and center at the origin? A. X'(-7.5) Y (-2.5,-5.5) B. X'(-4.5) Y (.5,-5.5) C. X'(-3,1) Y (-.5,-1.5) D. X'(-9,3) Y (-1.5,-4.5) <<<<<

### geometry

A segment has endpoints m(5, -2) and n(-1, -2). After a dilation with center(0,0), M'(10,-4), and N'(-2,-4). If the scale factor is 3x+2, then which of the following is the value of x? a) 0 b)1 c)2 d)3

### Geometry

Which of the following scale factors would produce an expansion under a dilation of the original image? A. 2/3 B. -1/2 C. 3/2 D. -3/4

### please help with geometry - dilation

When a square of area 4 is dilated by a scale factor of k, we obtain a square of area 9. Find the sum of all possible values of k. I do not understand...it is not 3/2, as I was told, but I don't understand why? Help?

### Math (please check my answer!!)

openstudy(.)com/updates/attachments/514a5d2ae4b05e69bfac38d2-mimisilly-1363828099165-ikk.png The dashed triangle is a dilation image of the solid triangle with the center at the origin. Is the dilation a enlargement or reduction? Find the scale factor. I know this is a ...

### geometry

The endpoints of are A(2, 2) and B(3, 8). is dilated by a scale factor of 3.5 with the origin as the center of dilation to give image . What are the slope (m) and length of ?

### Algebra

Do the ratios have to have the same scale factor to be a dilation? My friend says yes, or else the scale factor would be useless. I on the other hand say no because it's still a dilation as it's an reduction. Here's the instructions: "For Exercises 5-8, tell whether one figure...

### Geometry

-Which describes the compositions of 3 reflections in three distinct lines, two of which are parallel? 1. rotation 2. dilation 3. translation 4. glide reflection

### Geometry

Triangle TUV is mapped onto T'U'V' by a dilation with a scale factor of 1/2 and center (2,-3) followed by a reflection over the x axis what are the coordiantes of T'U'V"

### geometry

The endpoints of are A(2, 2) and B(3, 8). is dilated by a scale factor of 3.5 with the origin as the center of dilation to give image . What are the slope (m) and length of ? Use the distance formula to help you decide: .

### geometry

PQ has endpoints at P (-2,3) and Q (4,1). The center of dilation is (-1,4) and the scale factor is 2. What are the coordinates of the endpoints of P'Q'?

### geometry

AB has a length of 5 cm the line segment is dilated to produce A'B' which has a length of 2 cm what is the scale factor of the dilation

### geometry

2. the dashed triangle is a dilation image of the solid triangle. what is the scale factor (1 point)

### math

Given a dilation with the origin O (0, 0), by observation determine the scale factor "k." DO,K = (6, 12) (3, 6) What is the scale factor K = a0 Is the dilation an expansion or contraction? a1

### 7th grade math Ms. Sue please!

Hi! Can you check my answers please? Thanks! And, can you help me with 3 please? I have tried and tried but I cannot solve it can you explain how? Thanks! 1. Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (–1, 2) and (3...

### Geometry

What results from the composition of reflections in two parallel lines? a. glide reflection b. dilation c. rotation d. translation Would the correct answer be d. translation?

### Geometry

Point B(-3,7) is reflected across the line y=-x and then dilated with a scale factor of 3 and the center of dilation at the origin. What are the coordinates of point B" under the composition of transformations

### geometry

Triangle APQ is the image of ABC under a dilation centered at vertex A with scale factor 1/2 Triangle RBT is the image of ABC under a dilation centered at vertex B with Scale factor 3/4 which statement about ABC APQ and RBT is correct

### geometry

the endpoints of AB are A(9,4) and B(5,-4) the endpoints of its image after a dilation are A1(6,3) and B1(3,-3) explain how to find the scale factor. Is there someone that can help me with this problem and explain foe me?

### Geometry

A photographer enlarged a picture. If the width of the image is 5 inches and the width of the pre-image was x, what is the scale factor for the dilation in terms of x?

### Geometry

A segment with endpoints (3, -2) and (4, 2) is dilated to the image segment with endpoints (9, -6) and (12, 6). What is the scale factor for the dilation? 3 2 6 **my choice 9 **i feel its this one too, im stuck

### Geometry (Checking)

2.) Which is true about both Pappus's Theorem and Desargues' Theorem? Each theorem applies to spherical geometry. Each conclusion states that three points are collinear. <---- Each hypothesis is based on triangles. Each theorem involves a dilation. 3.) How many degrees are ...

### Geometry

Quadrilateral MNPQ is the same shape but different size than quadrilateral MNPQ.tell whether one figure is a dilation of the other or not. Explain your reasoning.

### geometry

Line l has the equation y=1/2x-4. Write the equation of the image of l after a dilation with a scale factor of 1/4 centered at the origin. Write your answer in slope-intercept form?

### Geometry

Which describes the compositions of 3 reflections in three distinct lines, two of which are parallel? a. dilation b. rotation c. glide reflection d. translation Is the correct answer c. glide reflection?

### Math (please check my answer)

The center of dilation is (0,0) and the scale factor is 7. If A(3,4), then which is the distance between A and A'. A. 5 B. 7 C. 30 <<<< D. 35

### Math Expert Help Me

I posted this earlier but no one answered. :( 1. Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (-1,2) and (3,-3). a. (2,4) and (6,6) b. (2,4) and (6,6) c. (-2,4) and (6,-6) d. (2,-1) and (-3,3) 2. Given a scale factor of 1/...

### Math Help

I posted this earlier but no one answered. :( 1. Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (-1,2) and (3,-3). a. (2,4) and (6,6) b. (2,4) and (6,6) c. (-2,4) and (6,-6) d. (2,-1) and (-3,3) 2. Given a scale factor of 1/...

### geometry

m(0,3) n(6,0) p(0,-3) scale factor=-1/3 how do you do this i have to draw the image of the figure with given vertices under the dilation with the given scale factor centered at the origin

### geometry

m(0,3) n(6,0) p(0,-3) scale factor=-1/3 how do you do this i have to draw the image of the figure with given vertices under the dilation with the given scale factor centered at the origin

### Geometry

Polygon ABCD has vertices A(–4, 0), B(–2, 4), C(3, 4), and D(8, 0). Polygon A'B'C'D' is the dilation image of ABCD, using the center (0, 0) and a scale factor of 0.5. What are the coordinates of A', B', C', and D'? This question has me confused. Could someone just show me ...

### Math help please!!!!!!

Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints(-1,2) and (3,-3) A. (2,4) and (6,6) B. (2,4) and (6,6) C. (-2,4)and (6,-6) D. (2,-1) and (-3,3) Is the answer C ? Thank you

### Math help please!!!!!!

Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints(-1,2) and (3,-3) A. (2,4) and (6,6) B. (2,4) and (6,6) C. (-2,4)and (6,-6) D. (2,-1) and (-3,3) Is the answer C ? Thank you

### Geometry

A pre-image segment with endpoints (3,-2) and (4,2) is dilated to the image segment with endpoints (9,-6) and (12,6). What is the scale factor for the dilation?

### ALGERBRA,PLEASE HELP!!!!!!

Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (–1, 2) and (3, –3). (1 point) A) (–2, 4) and (6, 6) B) (2, 4) and (6, 6) C)(–2, 4) and (6, –6) D)(2, –1) and (–3, 3) 2. Given a scale factor of 1 over 2 , find ...

### Dilations

1. Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (-1,2) and (3,-3). a. (2,4) and (6,6) b. (2,4) and (6,6) c. (-2,4) and (6,-6) d. (2,-1) and (-3,3) 2. Given a scale factor of 1/2, find the coordinates for the dilation of ...

### Pre-Algebra Help Ms. Sue Please!!!

Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (–1, 2) and (3, –3). A.(–2, 4) and (6, 6) B.(2, 4) and (6, 6) C.(–2, 4) and (6, –6) D.(2, –1) and (–3, 3)

### Math

Triangle L'M'N' is a dilation of triangle LMN. If the scale factor of the dilation is 1/5, which of the following statements is true? Triangle L'M'N' is a rotation of triangle LMN. Triangle L'M'N' is the same size as triangle LMN. Triangle L'M'N' is a reduction of triangle LMN...

### geometry

1.in which geometry do lines no contain an infinite number of points? (a) plane coordinate geometry (b) discrete geometry (c) graph theory 2. in which geometry do points have thickness? (a) plane coordinate geometry (b) discrete geometry (c) graph theory i think the answer is...

### Math Ms Sue ???

The image of an eraser in a magnifying glass is three times the eraser’s actual size and has a width of 14.4 cm. What is the actual width of the eraser in cm? a) 14.4 cm. b) 3 cm. c) 43.2 cm. d) 4.8 cm. is it C? A square has 16-cm sides. What is the perimeter of the image of...

### Math

The image of an eraser in a magnifying glass is three times the eraser’s actual size and has a width of 14.4 cm. What is the actual width of the eraser in cm? a) 14.4 cm. b) 3 cm. c) 43.2 cm. d) 4.8 cm. is it C? A square has 16-cm sides. What is the perimeter of the image of...

### I need an answer--molecular/electron geometry

Can anyone help me out with the differences between electron geometry and molecular geometry for SCl6? I think the molecular geometry is octahedral, but I'm not so sure for the electron geometry. Thanks :) *My earlier post wasn't answered, so I'd appreciate some help please =]

### Molecular and Electron geometry

Can anyone help me out with the differences between electron geometry and molecular geometry for SCl6? I think the molecular geometry is octahedral, but I'm not so sure for the electron geometry. Thanks :) *My earlier post wasn't answered, so I'd appreciate some help please =]

### Geometry

A dilation scale factor 2 maps triangle RST to R'S'T'. The perimeter of triangle RST is 60. What is the perimeter of triangle R'S'T'?

### Hard Geometry Problem

Hi guys. I need a lot of help on this. "Equilateral triangle ABC has centroid G. Triangle A'B'C' is the image of triangle ABC upon a dilation with center G and scale factor -2/3. Let K be the area of the region that is within both triangles. Find K/[ABC]." How do you get a ...

### Math PLEASE HELP!!!

A figure is dilated by a scale factor of 4. If the origin is the center of dilation, what are the coordinated in the original figure of a vertex located at (8,8) in the enlarged figure? A/(2,2) B/(4,4) No one has answered

### 7th grade math last question!

#11 The coordinate of rectangle ABCD are given. Find the coordinates of its image after a dilation with the scale factor of 2. A (2,4) B (-3, -1) C (0,9) D (6,-4) I DESPERATELY NEED HELP WITH THIS QUESTION IT ISN'T MULTIPLE CHOICE SOMEONE HELP PLEASE!!!!

### Math

A sequence of transformations is applied to triangle MNO to create triangle M'N'O'. * Select all the sequences of transformation that could be applied to to triangle MNO so that triangle MNO ≅ M'N'O (3 answers) A. a clockwise rotation of 90 degrees and then a dilation by a ...

### math

Prisilla performs a series of transformations on a figure in the plane. First she dilates it by a factor of 3 and translates it 5 units to the right. Next she reflects it over the x axis, then over the y axis. Finally she reflects it over the line y=x, translate it 5 units to ...

### Math

A sequence of transformations is applied to triangle MNO to create triangle M'N'O'. Select all that apply Select all the sequences of transformations that could be applied to triangle MNO so that triangle MNO (equal sign with "~" over it) M'N'O (3 answers) A. a clockwise ...

### Math

1. Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (–1, 2) and (3, –3). (1 point) (–2, 4) and (6, 6) (2, 4) and (6, 6) (–2, 4) and (6, –6) (2, –1) and (–3, 3) 2. Given a scale factor of 1 over 2 , find the ...

### Math

How to find scale factor of dilation: A-(-1,2) B-(2,5)

### math

Prisilla performs a series of transformations on a figure in the plane. First she dilates it by a factor of 3 and translates it 5 units to the right. Next she reflects it over the x axis, then over the y axis. Finally she reflects it over the line y=x, translate it 5 units to ...

### geometry

in the original drawing, the rectangular pieces of paper from which the hands emerge measures 27.6 cm by 19.9 cm. on a poster of the drawing the paper is 82.8 cm long. what is the scale factor of the dilation used to make the poster? is it scale factor:3 what is the area of ...

### geometry

in the original drawing, the rectangular pieces of paper from which the hands emerge measures 27.6 cm by 19.9 cm. on a poster of the drawing the paper is 82.8 cm long. what is the scale factor of the dilation used to make the poster? is it scale factor:3 what is the area of ...

### Please help on geometry - analytic geometry

What is the area, in square units, of a triangle whose vertices are at (4,-1), (10,3) and (4,5) ? How to do this?

### help

Can you please give me study links? For angle sum theory, reflection, rotation,translation,Dilation,Complementary,Supplementary,parrell lines with transversal, vertical, cooresponding,alt,int,alt,ext? Do you have any tricks to remember how to do these? NEED TO PASS THIS TEST. ...

### Geometry

Help with Geometry please! Do you have any specific questions?

### math

i have a big math quiz today on these terms plz help me meaning of a ratio that compares two quantities measured in different units meaning of the rate for one unit of a given quantity meaning of found by multiplying the denominator of one ratio by the numerator of the other ...

### Chemistry

I just need some ideas of what to put for these on my homework examples for extra credit Name a molecule that has: A) Tetrahedral Geometry B) Trigonal planar geometry C) Linear Geometry D) Bent Geometry

### Chemistry

I just need some ideas of what to put for these on my homework examples for extra credit Name a molecule that has: A) Tetrahedral Geometry B) Trigonal planar geometry C) Linear Geometry D) Bent Geometry

### math

a monitor displays the graph y = sin 5x. what will be the amplitude after a dilation of 2?

### linear algebra

In a dilation with a scale factor of 3/4 , the image is __________ the preimage

### Math

A dilation has center (0, 0 ,0). Find the image of the point (-1, -2, 0) for the scale factor of 3.

### Algebra 8th grade.

The coordinates of quadrilateral VWXY are given below. Find the coordinates of its image after a dilation with the given scale factor. V(6, 2), W(–2, 4), X(–3, –2), Y(3, –5), scale factor of 2 Please help!!!!

### algebra

can you please explain how you may have gotten the answer thanks:) The coordinates of quadrilateral VWXY are given below. Find the coordinates of its image after a dilation with the given scale factor. V(6, 2), W(–2, 4), X(–3, –2), Y(3, –5), scale factor of 2

### Math Algebra

The coordinates of quadrilateral VXY Are given below. Find the coordinates of its image after a dilation with the given scale factor V(6, 2), W(-2, 4), X(-3, -2), Y(3, -5) scale factor of 2 This question is confusing me and is worth 3 points please help :)

### geometry

Question 1.1. For each of the following questions, choose the correct answer. What is another word for rotation? (Points : 1) flip turn slide fall Question 2.2. What's another word for a translation? (Points : 1) flip turn slide fall Question 3.3. Maria slides a triangle two ...

### MATH

How does the equation of a log and Ln function effect the graph. (Ex. Dilation, reflection, ect.)

### math

which transformation is the image not congruent line reflection translation rotation dilation

### Math

Given a scale factor of , find the coordinates for the dilation of the triangle with vertices at (0, 0), (0, 2) and (4, 0).

### Algebra

Find the coordinates of the quadrilateral abcd after a dilation with a scale factor of 2. a(2,0), B(2,2), C(5,2), D(5,0)

### Math

A dilation has center (0, 0 ,0). Find the image of the point (-1, -2, 0) for the scale factor of 3. I'm not sure how to do this.

### math

Triangle APQ is the image of ABC under a dilation centered at vertex A with scale factor ½. Triangle RBT is the image of ABC under a dilation centered at vertex B with scale factor ¾ . Which statement about ABC , APQ , and RBT is correct? none of the triangle are similar All...

### Math

Given a scale factor of 2, find the coordinates for the dilation of the line segment with endpoints (–1, 2) and (3, –3)

### Trig

In which quadrant would the image of point (5,-3) fall after a dilation using a factor of -3?