# math

A drawing of a deck has a scale of
1 inch equal to 5 feet. The actual deck
is 18 feet long. How long is the deck
in the scale drawing?

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1. 1/5 = x/18

Cross multiply and solve for x.

5x = 18
x = 3 3/5 inches

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2. 3.6

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