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Geometry_Hater
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are you talking about the actual scale thingy if you zoom in a little bit you can see it.

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2i mean like 1:? how many miles is an inch?

Geometry_Hater
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0To find the scale find out the real length and measure the same on ur map. the scale is the ratio of the two

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@Geometry_Hater the real length of florida? :/

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2this map http://moourl.com/maptwo has a scale of 1:18...

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2but i can't figure out what the first map scale is

Captain_Page_Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That's a tough one. I'm not sure what how many inches equal miles on the first one, but the left hand side describing the stats for the map has the RF scale of the map set as this: 1:1,100,000

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yea, i saw that too......but i know for a fact that florida is not millions of miles long lol

Captain_Page_Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol, that's true! Actually, the RF scale just means that for every, say, inch on the map, it equals 1,100,000 inches in real life. Not sure how that can translate back to the kind of scale you are looking for, though, sorry...

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2wel, i guess i have to find out how many inches are in a mile?

Captain_Page_Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Are you looking for the real length of Florida?

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2no, i'm just looking for the scale of the map :/ it's for human geography

Captain_Page_Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You got it?

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.21 mile = 63360 inches. 1100000 inches = about 17.4 miles

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2does that sound right?

Captain_Page_Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I was about to say that it looks like you found your answer. That's what I was going to do next. Nice job!

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and it would make sense because the second map has a scale of 1:18

AriPotta
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2thanks for helping! i had no idea what the scale thing on the left meant

Captain_Page_Turner
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Glad I could help out!
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