Posted by Jerald on .
2. Javar is building a model of the Titanic. He found a kit that is very detailed and built to scale. The scale is 1 inch equals 49 feet. If the complete model is 18 inches long how long was the original ship?
A. 2.7 feet
B.588 feet
C. 73 1/2 feet
D.882 feet
D
2a. Javier also build a model of the mayflower. The original ship was approximately 90 feet long and the model was 15 inches long. What was the scale?
Explain how you arrived at your answer
1/6 because that's what 15/90 beceomes

Math 
Ms. Sue,
Both are right.

Math 
Jerald,
Using complete sentences, explain why understanding scale is an important skill
Understanding skill is important so you can see how big things are except in a smaller version. 
Math 
Ms. Sue,
Good!

Math 
Jerald,
Thank you Ms. Sue

Math 
Ms. Sue,
You're welcome, Jerald.