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anonymous
 one year ago
A scale drawing of a bedroom is shown below. The scale is 1 : 30.
A rectangle is shown. The length of the rectangle is labeled 3 inches. The width of the rectangle is labeled 4 inches.
Show your work to determine the area of the room in square feet.
anonymous
 one year ago
A scale drawing of a bedroom is shown below. The scale is 1 : 30. A rectangle is shown. The length of the rectangle is labeled 3 inches. The width of the rectangle is labeled 4 inches. Show your work to determine the area of the room in square feet.

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok first convert it to scale, so multiply each side by 30

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what does that look like sorry for asking

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok lets just scale it up first

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0multiply each side by 30

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what is each side now?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok sorry, what i meant was multiply the labeled sides by 30, and what are the new labels?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so 3* 30 = 90 and 4*30 = 120

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh so you mean the ones with the numbers on it

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0120 is the width and 90 is the length, good

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the width is 120 inches, how many feet are in 120 inches?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0um hold on let me see

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0correct so width of bathroom is 10 feet, now find the length of the bathroom in feet, use the same method

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0which method @billj5

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so the length is 90 inches right? how many feet are in 90 inches?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0correct, so we know the bathroom width is 10 feet and length is 7.5 feet, do you understand how we got this so far?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah sorry i had to type something

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no its not done, now you have to find the area of the room in square feet, do you know how to do that?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im kind of newto it but im not sure

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well what do you think? how do you find the area of a rectangle?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dont you multiply the width with the length @billj5

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats correct, so whats the answer?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok what numbers do i multiply

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol the length and the width, 7.5 * 10

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nice, post another question and close this one and i or someone else will help
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