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6-27.
  1. . On grid paper, draw any quadrilateral. Then enlarge it by each of the following ratios. Homework Help ✎

    1. four-ones

    2. seven-twos

Begin by drawing any quadrilateral.

Next, make each side four times as long.

You successfully enlarged the quadrilateral by 4:1, since each side became four times as long.

For this problem, if the length of one side is 2 units, then its enlarged version is 7 units. If its length is 4 units, the enlarged version is 14 units. Use this information to help you enlarge a quadrilateral.