# Similar Triangles Worksheet B IMPORTANT This worksheet relies

Similar Triangles – Worksheet B IMPORTANT! This worksheet relies on accurate scales. See next slide for printing instructions.

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Real-Size Similar Triangles Each diagram shows a white triangle on top of a similar grey triangle. Measure each triangle. What is the scale factor of enlargement? For each diagram, label both heights and the 2 lengths at the base (a & b) b) a) Scale Factor = a b Scale Factor = d) c) Scale Factor = f) e) Scale Factor = g) Scale Factor =

Real-Size Similar Triangles Each diagram shows a white triangle on top of a similar grey triangle. Measure each triangle. What is the scale factor of enlargement? For each diagram, label both heights and the 2 lengths at the base (a & b) a) b) 3 cm 4 cm 2 cm a 2 cm 1 cm 2 cm Scale Factor = 3 4 cm 2 cm Scale Factor = 2 d) c) Scale Factor = f) e) Scale Factor = g) Scale Factor =

Real-Size Similar Triangles Each diagram shows a white triangle on top of a similar grey triangle. Measure each triangle. What is the scale factor of enlargement? For each diagram, label both heights and the 2 lengths at the base (a & b) b) a) 3 cm 4 cm 2 cm a 2 cm 1 cm 2 cm 4 cm Scale Factor = 3 b 2 cm Scale Factor = 2 d) c) 4 cm 2 cm 3 cm Scale Factor = 2 6 cm 4 cm 1 cm 3 cm Scale Factor = 4 1 cm f) e) 2 cm 4 cm 1 cm 3 Scale cm. Factor = 2 2 cm 1 Scale cm Factor = 1. 5 4 cm Scale Factor = 2. 5 3 cm g) 2. 5 cm 1 cm 6 cm

Real-Size Similar Triangles Each diagram shows a white triangle on top of a similar grey triangle. Measure each triangle. What is the scale factor of enlargement? For each diagram, label both heights and the 2 lengths at the base (a & b) b) a) Scale Factor = a b Scale Factor = d) c) Scale Factor = f) e) Scale Factor = g) Scale Factor =

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