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Tim wants to model a doll house from a real house that measures 60 feet in length by 28 feet in width. He decides to use a scale in which ¼ inch equals 1 foot. Based on this scale,

What will be the length of the longer side of Tim's model? inches

What will be the length of the shorter side of Tim's model? inches

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    If 1/4 inch = 1 foot, then one side would be 60 times 1/4 inch and the other would be 28 times 1/4 inch.

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    Tim wants to model a dollhouse from a real house that measures 60 feet in length by 28 feet in width. He decides to use a scale in which 1/4 inch equals 1 foot. What will the dimensions of his model be?

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