anonymous
  • anonymous
A rectangle is one-fifth as tall as it is long. If its height is reduced to one-half of its current height, what is the ratio of the new rectangle's perimeter to the original rectangle's perimeter?
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schrodinger
  • schrodinger
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dumbcow
  • dumbcow
Lets say the original rectangle has the dimensions 1 by 5. perimeter = 12 cut the height in half so you get 1/2 new dimensions are 1/2 by 5 new perimeter = 11 --> ratio = 11:12
dumbcow
  • dumbcow
remember you can make up any dimensions you want as long as they agree with the parameters given
anonymous
  • anonymous
Thank you for your help!

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