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Triangle ABC has vertices A(0, 6) , B(−8, −2) , and C(8, −2) . A dilation with a scale factor of 1/2 and center at the origin is applied to this triangle. What are the coordinates of B′ in the dilated image? Enter your answer in the boxes. ( , )

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Scale factor: 1/2 B (-8, -2) Since your scale factor is 1/2 you would divide each of your coordinates by 2. X- Coordinate: -8 divided by 2 would be -4 Y- coordinate: -2 divided by 2 would be -1 New coordinate: B (-4, -1)

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