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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?
 2 years ago
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
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First convert the dimensions to inches first. What do you get?

robinfr93
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hey ChmE can you help me with a question of my own??

ChmE
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Now 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

Kaslee90
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do I put it into a fraction form?

ChmE
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sure, post it in the open questions and I'll help @robinfr93

robinfr93
 2 years ago
Best 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...

Kaslee90
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The choices I have to chose from for the answer are A) 4.6 B) 3.3 C) 3.6 D)4.8

Kaslee90
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I tried putting it into fraction form and I got 2.5 for the answer

ChmE
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Reread each of my posts. You should arrive at D
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