Mathematics
Grade-8
Easy

Question

The point (8, 12) was dilated to become point (2, 3). Find the scale factor.

  1. 1 half
  2. 1 fourth
  3. 4
  4. 2

Hint:

The scale factor is a measure for similar figures, who look the same but have different scales or measures

The correct answer is: 1 fourth


    The scale factor is a measure for similar figures, who look the same but have different scales or measures
    The point (8, 12) was dilated to become point (2, 3).
    Scale factor is open parentheses 2 over 8 comma space 3 over 12 close parentheses space equals space 1 fourth

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