## Enlarging shapes

This is a notebook I use to show pupils how to enlarge shapes. It is good to get the pupils up to the board to draw them for you.

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### 3 Reviews

- 4paulcollinsa year agoReport
I can echo the comment below...I too was looking for enlargement problems that did not have a centre to enlarge from. Thanks for uploading.

- 4MrGrayMaths2 years agoReport
Was looking for enlargement problems that don't involve center of enlargement. This was exactly what I needed.

- 4Gareth15124 years agoReport
A good resource based on the topic of enlarging shapes. I like the fact that their are opportunities to get the pupils to the board and draw some enlarged shapes. Some really nice examples to check for pupil understanding here too.

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Students enlarge the given shapes by measuring them and multiplying the dimensions by the scale factors given.

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