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2.The new figure that results from the transformation of a figure in a plane.
5.A ray that divides an angle into two adjacent angles that are congruent.
7.The middle terms of a proportion.
11.The ratio of the vertical change (the rise) to the horizontal change (the run) of a nonvertical line.
12.________ segments are segments that have the same length.
13.If an angle of one triangle is congruent to an angle of a second triangle and the lengths of the sides including these angles are proportional, then the triangles are similar. ________ Similarity Theorem.
1.The ratio of the lengths of two corresponding sides of two similar polygons.
3.The first and last terms of a proportion.
4.The operation that maps, or moves, a preimage onto an image.
6.A dilation with k > 1.
8.An equation that equates two ratios.
9.If two angles of one triangle are congruent to two angles of another triangle, then the two triangles are similar. ________ Similarity Postulate.
10.The original figure in the transformation of a figure in a plane.