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    53.) The scale on the architectural plans for a new house is 1in equals 3 ft. Find the length and width of a room that measures 5 in. By 8 in. on the drawing.
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    Re: Practical math

    Quote Originally Posted by racertaz01 View Post
    53.) The scale on the architectural plans for a new house is 1in equals 3 ft. Find the length and width of a room that measures 5 in. By 8 in. on the drawing.
    (5 in X 8 in)(3 ft/in) = 15 ft X 24 ft
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