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If the scale factor is 1/8 is it a Enlargement or Reduction?


This shape has undergone a reduction, as its size has become smaller. Step-by-step explanation: When the fraction used to represent the size of the shape is less than 1, the shape decreases in size. When the fraction is larger than 1, the shape increases in size. However, when the fraction is exactly 1, the size of the shape stays the same.