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

Printable View

- Mar 7th 2010, 12:11 PMigottaquestionscale 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

- Mar 7th 2010, 03:10 PMmr fantastic
- Mar 7th 2010, 03:29 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? - Mar 7th 2010, 03:37 PMmr fantastic
- Mar 7th 2010, 03:49 PMmr fantastic