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#1 2013-11-06 00:13:32

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Hi, I need help with this transformation lesson. I'll post 5 at a time.

1. An angle changes in size as it undergoes a dilation.
A False
B True

2. A line segment usually decreases in size under contraction.
A False
B True

3. There can only be one obtuse angle in a triangle.
A False
B True

4. If a figure is reflected across the x-axis it is congruent to the original figure.
A False
B True

5. A figure derived from a previous figure by rotation, translation or dilation will be congruent to the original figure.
A False
B True

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#2 2013-11-06 03:39:52



Re: Transformations


1) A

2) I would say B.

3) B

4) B

5) A

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
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