Jim was looking at a map of property that has an area of 5 square inches. If the scale of the map is 1:1500, what is the approximate area of the property? Answer Nearest tenth of an acre

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- March 7th 2010, 11:11 AMigottaquestionscale problem-area
Jim was looking at a map of property that has an area of 5 square inches. If the scale of the map is 1:1500, what is the approximate area of the property? Answer Nearest tenth of an acre

- March 7th 2010, 02:10 PMmr fantastic
- March 7th 2010, 02:29 PMigottaquestion
so one square inch = 2,250,000 sq inches in real live, then 5 square inches = 11,250,000 sq inches?

converting to acres, 1.8 acres

anyone else get the same answer? - March 7th 2010, 02:37 PMmr fantastic
- March 7th 2010, 02:49 PMmr fantastic