Enlarge or Reduce Designs

 

Example to Enlarge:

Current Size of pattern:   2”

Desired Size: 6”

Math – Divide 6 /2 = 3 – Copy at 300%

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Example to Reduce:

Current Size of Pattern:  9”

Desired Size: 6”

Math – 6 / 9 = .66  –  Copy at 66%

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Practice:

a. Current Size:  3”   Desired Size: 12”

b. Current Size:  5”   Desired Size: 4”

c. Current Size:  7”   Desired Size: 12”

d. Current Size:  4”   Desired Size: 9”

e. Current Size:  6”   Desired Size: 9”

Answers:

a. 12/3 = 4 = 400%  b. 4/5 = .8 = 80%   c. 12/7 = 1.71 = 171%

d. 9/4 = 2.25 = 225%   e.  9/6 = 1.5 = 150%