Transformations & Similarities

similar- If one image can be obtained from another by a sequence of transformation and dilation.

Dilation- A transformation that enlarges or reduces a figure by a scale factor

Scale Factor- The ratio of the lengths of two corresponding sides of two polygons

1. A~D, B~E, C~F   

2. Two figures are similar if corresponding lengths have the same ratio, so that one is either an enlargement or a reduction

3.A similarity transformation

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