Posted by **Lisa** on Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 7:41pm.

Troy is building a pool that is proprtional to an olympic-sized pool the width of his pool will be 625 centimeters find the scale factor.

- dimensions of pool ? -
**Damon**, Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 7:47pm
You will have to tell me the length and width of that big pool.

- Math -
**MAT**, Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 9:24pm
once you have the dimensions of the other pool set up the equation like this

big pool width/big pool length=625/x

for example purposes let the above equal this

w/l=625/x

to solve

l(625)=w(x)

l(625)/w=x

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