Scale Factor of 49 and 64
What is the Scale Factor of 49 and 64? What is the Scale Factor between 49 and 64? More specifically, what is the Scale Factor from a length of 49 to a length of 64? In other words, what (Scale Factor) can you multiply by 49 to get 64 as illustrated below?:
49 × Scale Factor = 64
To solve the equation above, you simply divide both sides by 49 to get the Scale Factor alone on the left side:
(49 × Scale Factor)/49 = 64/49
Scale Factor = 64/49
We could leave the answer like that, but we have also converted the answer to its simplest fraction form and to decimal form:
Fraction answer = 1 15/49
Decimal answer ≈ 1.306122
You may also be interested to know that we verified that 49 × 1 15/49 = 64 is true, which means that our answer is correct. Also, note that since 49 is less than 64, this is an Enlargement Scale Factor.
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Scale Factor of 49 and 65
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