Posted by **bre** on Sunday, March 8, 2009 at 4:46am.

You are reducing a map of dimensions 2 ft by 3 ft to fit to a piece of paper 8 in. by 10 in. What are the dimensions of the largest possible map that can fit on the page?

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**Damon**, Sunday, March 8, 2009 at 6:56am
24 --> 8 which is 3 big to 1 small

36 --> 10 which is 3.6 big to 1 small

so to keep the proportions we must reduce dimensions by 3.6/1

8*3.6 = 28.8

10*3.6 = 36

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**michael**, Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at 1:33pm
You are reducing a map of dimensions 2 ft by 3 ft to fit to a piece of paper 8 in. by 10 in. What are the dimensions of the largest possible map that can fit on the page?

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