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A model of a rail road station has a scale of 1 inch equals 3.5 feet. The dimensions of the model railroad are 34 inches by 18 inches. What are the dimensions of the actual railroad station?

3.5 feet by 18 feet
34 feet by 63 feet
102 feet by 63 feet
119 feet by 63 feet

How do I solve this? I got the other ones. Just stuck on this one.

  • Math 6 scale math -

    3.5 feet by 18 feet Is this right?

  • Math 6 scale math -

    No.

    Multiply both the length and the width by 3.5.

  • Math 6 scale math -

    119 feet by 63 feet. because I had to get feet to inches right?

  • Math 6 scale math -

    Yes. That is right.

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