# geometry

Harold has a photograph that is 8 in. Test Image 10 in. that he wants to print at a reduced size to fit into a frame that is 6 in. tall. What will be the dimensions of the new photograph?

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1. No idea what your garbled text means, but if the image is 10" tall, and must fit into a 6" frame, then it must be reduced by at least a factor of 6/10.

Same for the width. So, since 8 * 6/10 = 4.8, the reduced picture needs to be 4.8 x 6

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