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The Table shows some common scales used in a model railroading.For each scale,find the length of a model of an 82-foot long boxcar.Give the length of each model in inches. Scale Name/Scale N 1:160, S 1:64, O 1:48

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1/160=x/82 solve for x

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1/160=x/82
1•82=82
82/160=.5125

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