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Q: Is a figure with a scale factor of 1 congruent or similar?
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Why are congruent figures also similar?

They are similar, with a scale factor of 1.

Can congruent figures also be similar?

They must be similar, with scale factor = 1.

When 2 shapes are similar and have a scale factor of 1 what are they called?

They are congruent.

What is the multiplier used on each dimension to change one figure into a similar figure?

scale factor!

Multiplying the coordinates of all points of a figure in the coordinate plane by a scale factor to get a similar figure is called?

Scale factor

Similar figures have what three things in common?

They have congruent angles, they are multiplied by a scale factor, and they are the same shape

What does the scale factor tell you about two similar shapes?

The scale factor is the number that the side lengths of one figure can be multiplied by to give the corresponding side lengths of the other figure.

When are two similar figures also congruent?

If the scale factor is 1. That is, if a pair of corresponding sides are the same length.

What is the name for the ratio of the length of one side of a figure to the length of the corresponding side of a similar figure?

scale factor

What does the scale factor between two similar figures tell you about the given measurement perimeters?

Perimeter will scale by the same factor. Area of the new figure, however is the original figures area multiplied by the scale factor squared. .

How do you figure out the scale factor of a circle?

how do you find the scale factor of two circles

How can you find the scale factor from a smaller figure to the larger figure using the scale factor?

The two scale factors are reciprocals of one another.

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