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5-27.

On your own graph paper, draw a rectangle with a width of

Draw a similar rectangle that is enlarged to

. To enlarge a rectangle to

of its original size is to enlarge by a ratio of . The width is

cm and the height is cm. Draw a similar rectangle with lengths that are

of the original lengths.

What is two thirds of

? What is two thirds of ? These will be the lengths of the sides of the new rectangle.