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Danman325

  • 4 years ago

On a scale drawing showing the floor plan of an apartment, the rectangular living room measures 3.5 cm by 6 cm. If 1 centimeter represents 1.5 meters, what is the area of the floor of the actual living room, in square meters? Express your answer as a decimal to the nearest hundredth.

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  1. moneybird
    • 4 years ago
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    3.5 * 1.5 = 5.25 m 6 * 1.5 = 9 m 5.25 * 9 = 47.25 m^2

  2. Danman325
    • 4 years ago
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    I'm confused

  3. moneybird
    • 4 years ago
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    convert 3.5 and 6 to the actual living room by multiplying 6. Then you multiply both of them to get the area

  4. Danman325
    • 4 years ago
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    Ok

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