math
posted by Dj .
The carpenter wants to make a dresser based on the dollhouse furniture. The scale is 5\2in : 1ft. The height of the
dollhouse is 10in. What is the height of
the carpenter's dresser.

Scale = 5.5 in.: 1 foot or 2.5 in.: 1 foot?
if latter,
10/2.5 = h/1
Solve for h.