# A line segment has endpoints at #(2 ,8 )# and #(3 , 1)#. The line segment is dilated by a factor of #3 # around #(1 , 4)#. What are the new endpoints and length of the line segment?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 29, 2017

The new end points are

The length of the new line segment is

#### Explanation:

Let the end points be

and

Let

Then,

Similarly,

The length of the line segment is

The length of the olb line segment is