Scale and Similar Figures

Scale and Similar Figures

Author: Graham Pardun
This lesson explains how similar figures are related to the concept of scale.
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How Similar Figures Are Scale Drawings of Each Other

An object in the real world (for example, a country) and a scale drawing of the object (for example, a map of it) are "similar" figures, meaning they have proportional corresponding sides! Check it out!