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5-5.

Draw a rectangle with a width of 8 units and a length of 6 units. Homework Help ✎

What is the enlargement ratio if you enlarge the figure to have a width of 16 units and a length of 12 units?

8(?) = 16

6(?) = 12

If you wanted to reduce the 8 by 6 rectangle by a ratio of

, what would the dimensions of the new rectangle be?

What is one fourth of 8? What is one fourth of 6?