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Kaslee90
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An architect is designing a building that is 200 feet long and 140 feet wide. She builds a model so that the similarity ratio of the model to the building is 1:500. What is the length of the model in inches?
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Kaslee90 Group Title
An architect is designing a building that is 200 feet long and 140 feet wide. She builds a model so that the similarity ratio of the model to the building is 1:500. What is the length of the model in inches?
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
First convert the dimensions to inches first. What do you get?
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hey ChmE can you help me with a question of my own??
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Now you know from the problem that for every inch on the model it equals 500 inches in real life. So you can take the real life dimensions and divide by 500 to get the model's dimensions
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Kaslee90 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Do I put it into a fraction form?
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sure, post it in the open questions and I'll help @robinfr93
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what are you referring to
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robinfr93 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@ChmE I have but so far nobody has been able to answer it.. :P Though I presume it shudnt be that difficult...
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Kaslee90 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The choices I have to chose from for the answer are A) 4.6 B) 3.3 C) 3.6 D)4.8
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Kaslee90 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I tried putting it into fraction form and I got 2.5 for the answer
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ChmE Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Reread each of my posts. You should arrive at D
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Kaslee90 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yea I got it thanks
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