If a picture of an insect having dimensions of mm and mm is magnified, where its dimensions becomes cm and cm, find the magnification ratio.
Step 1: Convert the units to be the same.
There are in so multiply the
number of centimetres by 10 to convert to millimetres.
Step 2: Find the magnification ratio.
You can use either pair of dimensions ( and
). The magnification ratio will be the same.
So, the magnification ratio is