If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources for Khan Academy.

If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains *.kastatic.org and *.kasandbox.org are unblocked.

Dilations or scaling around a point

5 videos
1 skill
We understand the idea of scaling/dilation from everyday life (hey, let's make it bigger or smaller keeping the same proportions!). In this tutorial, you'll understand this type of transformation in a much, much deeper way.