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Posted by **Marko** on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 4:56pm.

A woodcarver wants to make a scale model of a chair. The height of the model will be 3 inches which is 0.08 times the height of the fl sized chair

What is the size if the full sized chair in inches??

I got : 5.4 inches. Is this right??

- Math -
**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 5:02pmA full sized chair is less than the length of my hand? I don't think so!

0.08x = 3

x = 3/0.08

x = 37.5 inches

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