OpenStudy (anonymous):

Metal/Fan The vertices of a triangle are located at A zero comma negative 8, B negative 4 comma 4, and C 2 comma 6. If the triangle is dilated about the origin with a scale factor of one-half, what are the coordinates of C prime? 1 comma 3 2 comma 3 1 comma 6 4 comma twelve

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@superhelp101

3 years ago
OpenStudy (superhelp101):

A: (0,8) B: (-4,4) C: (2,6) you are dilating it 1/2 so all you have to do is use the coordinates of C which are (2,6) and mult. by 1/2 because that is what the question asks. It would be like: mult. 2 by 1/2 and you get 1. Then you mult. 6 but 1/2 to get 3. so therefor the answer is 1 comma 3! :)

3 years ago
OpenStudy (superhelp101):

and prime means the new image

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

thanks so much

3 years ago
OpenStudy (superhelp101):

don't mention it! :)

3 years ago