# Resources tagged with: Enlargements and scale factors

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Broad Topics > Transformations and constructions > Enlargements and scale factors

### Growing Rectangles

##### Age 11 to 14Challenge Level

What happens to the area and volume of 2D and 3D shapes when you enlarge them?

### Hex

##### Age 11 to 14Challenge Level

Explain how the thirteen pieces making up the regular hexagon shown in the diagram can be re-assembled to form three smaller regular hexagons congruent to each other.

### The Rescaled Map

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

We use statistics to give ourselves an informed view on a subject of interest. This problem explores how to scale countries on a map to represent characteristics other than land area.

### Similar Rectangles

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

Can you find the missing length?

### Conical Bottle

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

A right circular cone is filled with liquid to a depth of half its vertical height. The cone is inverted. How high up the vertical height of the cone will the liquid rise?

### Squirty

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

Using a ruler, pencil and compasses only, it is possible to construct a square inside any triangle so that all four vertices touch the sides of the triangle.

### Fit for Photocopying

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

Explore the relationships between different paper sizes.

### Matter of Scale

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

Prove Pythagoras' Theorem using enlargements and scale factors.

### Fill Me up Too

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

In Fill Me Up we invited you to sketch graphs as vessels are filled with water. Can you work out the equations of the graphs?

### Who Is the Fairest of Them All ?

##### Age 11 to 14Challenge Level

Explore the effect of combining enlargements.

### Transformation Game

##### Age 11 to 14Challenge Level

Why not challenge a friend to play this transformation game?

### Arrow Arithmetic 1

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

The first part of an investigation into how to represent numbers using geometric transformations that ultimately leads us to discover numbers not on the number line.

### L-triominoes

##### Age 14 to 16Challenge Level

L triominoes can fit together to make larger versions of themselves. Is every size possible to make in this way?