# SOLUTION: A picture measures 16 inches wide by 20 inches long. If the frame is to be 20 inches wide, what is the scale factor of the frame as a dilation of the picture, and what is the leng

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 Question 312788: A picture measures 16 inches wide by 20 inches long. If the frame is to be 20 inches wide, what is the scale factor of the frame as a dilation of the picture, and what is the length of the frame?Answer by rapaljer(4667)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let x = the length you need. Then, set up a ratio: means means inches. Dr. Robert J. Rapalje, Retired