Posted by fred on .
Jen wants to enlarge a 4 inch by 6 inch
photo so that the longer side will be 14 in, how long will the shorter side be?

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fred,
is it x=21?

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fred,
or is it x= 9.3?

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Writeacher,
4x = 6/14
Cross multiply, as Ms. Sue instructed you below. 
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fred,
is it x=9.3?

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Ms. Sue,
Yes. The short side will be 6.3 inches long.

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jasmine,
Min wants to enlarge a 4in. x 6in. photo so theat the longer side will be 14 in. How long will the shorter side be?