# A line segment has endpoints at #(7 ,6 )# and #(5 ,2 )#. The line segment is dilated by a factor of #4 # around #(4 ,3 )#. What are the new endpoints and length of the line segment?

##### 1 Answer

May 12, 2017

The new end points are

The length of the new segment is

#### Explanation:

Let the endpoints of the segment be

Let the endpoints after dilatation be

Let the point

Then,

Similarly,

The length of the segment