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Dilations are Transformations

Dilations are Transformations

Author: Graham Pardun

This lesson explains how dilations are another type of transformation, relating it to translations and reflections.

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Dilations Are Transformations

In this lesson, I'll show you how translations, reflections, and dilations are all related to each other (they're transformations), and Mathceratops will become a transformed version of himself (and vice versa)!