# Dilating a shape to make similar shapes

- Author:
- Sybilla Beckmann

Move the slider to dilate the shape from the origin and create new shapes that are similar to the original.

1) As you move the slider, what happens to the angles in the shape?
2) Predict: How tall will the shape be if you make it 12 cm wide? Describe several different ways you could reason to determine the answer.

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