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    Dilation

    In which quadrant would the image of point (5,3) fall after a dilation using a factor of 3?
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    That's easily answered by finding the specific point (5, -3) is changed to by a dilation of -3! Do you understand what a "dilation" is?
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    no..........

    Quote Originally Posted by HallsofIvy View Post
    That's easily answered by finding the specific point (5, -3) is changed to by a dilation of -3! Do you understand what a "dilation" is?
    No, what exactly is a dilation?
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