Verify experimentally the properties of dilations given by a center and a scale factor:
a.  A dilation takes a line not passing through the center of the dilation to a parallel line, and leaves a line passing through the center unchanged.
b.  The dilation of a line segment is longer or shorter in the ratio given by the scale factor.  

Category: Geometry
Domain: G-SRT Similarity, right triangles, and trigonometry
Cluster: Understand similarity in terms of similarity transformations


All Standards    Common Core Standards 8-12



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