A painting measures 15 cm long by 24 cm high. You buy two posters, each showing

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A painting measures 15 cm long by 24 cm high. You buy two posters, each showing an enlargement of the painting.  The first poster measures 45 cm long by 72 cm high. The second poster measures 97.5 cm long by 156 cm high.  Which of the following is true? (Hint: To be an accuarate representation of the painting, would the the poster be similar to the painting?)

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Apr 30th, 2015

24/15=1.6

72/45=1.6

156/97.5=1.6

so the answer is both posters are accurate representations of the painting

let me know is you have any questions thanks

Apr 30th, 2015

the answer choices are :

a.  Both posters are accuarate representations of the painting.

b.  The first poster is not an accurate representation of the painting, but the second poster is an accuarate representation.

c.  Both posters are not accuarate representations of the painting. 

d.  The first poster is an accurate representation of the painting, but the second poster is not an accuarate representation.

Apr 30th, 2015

yeah, the answer is a.

Apr 30th, 2015

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