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What is the math equation to find the scaled version if 1"=2' for Bed dimentions 6'3"L X 3'2"W

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    first of all: 6'3" = 6 1/4 feet = 25/4 feet
    now set up a ratio
    1"/2' = x"/(25/4)'
    cross multiply (the units are the same, so we can drop them)
    2x = 25/4
    x = 25/8

    so the scale for the length is 25/8 " or 3 1/8 inches

    now do the same for the width

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