Originally Posted by

**bradycat** Q#1

Building hallway is 23.5 inches long.

The scale is 3.25 inches = 14 feet. How long is the hallway??

Q#2

Drawing with a scale of 3.75 inches = 13 feet. What distance on the drawing should be used to represent 9 feet 3 inches??

Q#3

On level ground, a street pole casts a shadow 10.7 m long. At the same time, a tree 25.0 m high casts a shadon 35.0 m long. How high is the pole?

I tried this, but my number is way to small.

Q#4

On a map, 8cm = 50 km. What is the distance between the two cities if the distance between them on the map is 13.6cm.

Actual distance in km??

Thanks for your help, and explain fully so I can understand.