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    Mr. Sanchez is building a room that is 20 feet long and 15 feet wide. Construct a scale drawing of the shed. Use a scale of 1/2 inch=10 feet.
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    Quote Originally Posted by biggestbernard1 View Post
    Mr. Sanchez is building a room that is 20 feet long and 15 feet wide. Construct a scale drawing of the shed. Use a scale of 1/2 inch=10 feet.
    if 1/2 inch ---> 10 feet, then

    1 inch --> 20 feet and,
    (1/2 + 1/4) inch = 3/4 inch --> 15 feet

    how did i get those?

    so now, you just have to draw a rectangle that is 1 inch by 3/4 inch, and that would be the floor plan
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