math

posted by .

Im trying to draw a garage that is 34' 1/4''. And on the page its 7'' wide how do i find out what each foot eqauls in inches

  • math -

    Divide real length in feet by the paper length in inches to get the scale "feet per inch"
    Real length=34'1/4"=34.04167'
    paper length = 7"
    Scale = 34.04167/7=4.8631 feet/inch

    If you want the inverse, just calculate the reciprocal,
    1/4.8631 inch/foot

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    A toy is packaged in a box 1 foot long by 1 foot high by 1 foot wide. How many of these boxes should fit in a shipping crate that is 48 inches high, 24 inches wide, and 60 inches long?
  2. Math

    A page of a certain book is 12 inches high and 8 inches wide. The top and bottom margins on the page are each 2 inches wide, and the side margins are each 1 inch wide. The area on the page available for printing is what percent of …
  3. Pre-Calc

    A page that is x inches wide and y inches high contains 30 square inches of print. The top and bottom margins are 2 inches deep, and the margins on each side are 2 inches wide. a. draw a diagram that gives a visul representation of …
  4. Pre-Calc

    A page that is x inches wide and y inches high contains 30 square inches of print. The margins at the top and bottom are 2 inches and the margins on the side are 2 inch wide. A. show that the total area A on the page is A=2x(2x+7)/(x-4) …
  5. Math

    a page is to contain 30 square inches of print. the margins at the top and bottom are each 2 inches wide. the margin on each side are only 1 inch wide. find the dimensions of the page so that the least paper is used
  6. math

    the great goofy gadget comes with a page of instructions. when the page is unfolded, it is 81 square inches. if one side of the page is 9 inches wide, what is the perimeter?
  7. pre-cal

    a page that x inches wide & y inches high contains 26 square inches of print. the margins on the top & bottom are 1.5 inches deep and the margins in the sides are 1 inches wide. a. sketch the situation above b. find the total area …
  8. Algebra

    A 512-page book has pages 7 inches wide by 9 inches high. The printed area measures 5.375 inches by 7.75 inches. The left margin is 0.3125 inches and the top margin is 0.5625 inches How wide are the margins at the right of each page?
  9. Calculus

    A rectangular page is to contain 8 square inches of print. The margins at the top and bottom of the page are to be 2 inches wide. The margins on each side are to be 1 inch wide. Find the dimensions of the page that will minimize the …
  10. Is this correct?

    Amy is making scale drawings of different things in her neighborhood. One house she drew is 30 feet wide. Her scale drawing of the house is 5 inches wide. Which of the following uses the same scale Amy used to draw this house?

More Similar Questions