# A line segment has endpoints at #(1 ,6 )# and #(5 ,2 )#. The line segment is dilated by a factor of #4 # around #(2 ,1 )#. What are the new endpoints and length of the line segment?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 25, 2016

#### Explanation:

We have to solve the dilation equation of factor 4 for x and y

with

and

the same for

It is enough to check that

and