# Geometry

posted by .

A photocopier wants to enlarge a work by 120%. The original area is 10 inch^2. What would be the area of the enlarged copy?
Thanks.

10^2 = 10 * 10 = 100 square inches.

Find 120% (1.2) of 100 square inches by multiplying the two.

I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

If two sides of a square field were incresed by three feet the area of the field would increase by 129 square feet. find the area of the original field. If two sides of a square field were incresed by three feet the area of the field …
2. ### How to find the enlarged area- Geometry

Reposting.. The original area is 10 inch^2. If the area is enlarged by 120%, what is the new area?
3. ### algebra

Janelle wants to enlarge a square graph that she has made so that a side of the new graph will be 1 inch more than twice the original side s. What trinomial represents the area of the enlarged graph?
4. ### Math

If the width of a rectangle is increased by 2 inches, the area is 140 square inches. If the legnth is increased by 1 inch, the area is 120 inches. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
5. ### Math

The area of a 25 inch TV screen is 300 square inches. The area of a 40 inch TV screen is 768 square inches. The area of the smaller screen is what percent of the area of the larger screen?

Each side of a picute is enlarged by 125%. If the original area was 88 square inches, what is the area of the enlarged picture?
7. ### Geometry

You use a copy machine to enlarge an 8” 11” document, and you choose the 136 % enlargement setting. What will be the dimensions of the enlarged document?
8. ### MATH

Drew has a rectangular postcard that is 6 inches long and 4 inches wide. He uses a photocopier to enlarge it, so that the length and width are 1.5 times as long as those of the original postcard. Explain how the perimeter and area …
9. ### Algebra 2

Stacey has a square piece of cloth. She cuts 3 inches off of the length of the square and 3 inches off of the width. The area of the smaller square is 1/4 the area of the original square. What was the side length of the original square?
10. ### Math

I want to enlarge a 8 and 1/2 inch by 11 inch drawing to about 12 by 16 inches on the copy machine. What per centage of enlargement should I set the copy machine?

More Similar Questions