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

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Q: What does the scale factor between two similar figures tell you about the given measurement perimeters?
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What do you know about the perimeters of similar figures?

The areas are different.


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

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