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A scale drawing of a house is drawn with a scale of 1 in. : 16 ft. Find the actual length of a hallway that is 5/8 in. On the scale drawing. Show your work

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Cross multiply and solve for x.

1/16 = (5/8)/x

x = (5/8) * 16

x = 80/8

x = 10 feet

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