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Can someone help? Your make a scale drawing of a tree using the scale 5 in. =27 ft. If the tree is 67.5 ft tall, how tall is the scale drawing?

  • geometry -

    One way to solve this is use a proportion. Cross multiply and solve for x.

    5/27 = x/67.5

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    Thank you

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    12.5

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