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The schematic of a rectangular patio is drawn 1/8 inch to a 1 foot. If the patio is 15 feet long, what is the measure of the patio's length on the schematic?

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  1. if 1 ft corresponds with 1/8 inch
    then 15 ft correspond with 15(1/8) inches
    = 15/8 inches or 1 7/8 inches

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