math (8th grade)
posted by megan .
The length of each piece in a model train railroad built on the HO scale is 1/87 of the actual length. Another popular model is the N scale, for which the scale is 1/160.
Each car on a fullsize passenger train is 80ft long. What is the length in inches of a model passenger car in the HI scale? In the N scale?

HO gauge:
1/87 = x/80
Cross multiply and solve for x. 
thankyou 4 the help

You're very welcome.

I am getting 0.9195in is this correct or should I round up or convert it to a fraction?

I am getting 0.9195in is this correct or should I round up or convert it to a fraction?
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