Below is a scale drawing of the town swimming pool in the drawing the longest side of the pool has length of 10 inches Paco creates a new sc

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Below is a scale drawing of the town swimming pool in the drawing the longest side of the pool has length of 10 inches Paco creates a new scale drawing of his pool in this drawing the longest side of the pool has length of 5 inches what scale is Paco’s new drawing

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Arya 4 days 2021-09-11T09:39:39+00:00 2 Answers 0

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    2021-09-11T09:40:47+00:00

    Answer:

    1 inch: 2.5 yards

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Because if Paco did half of the dimensions then half of the scale is what he drew. To prove that I took a test and passed that question. lol

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    2021-09-11T09:40:55+00:00

    Answer:

    2:1 that is 2 inches in real life is equal to 1 inch in the drawing.

    Step-by-step explanation:

    We are given the following in the question:

    Longest side of the pool = 10 inches

    Longest side of the pool in drawing = 5 inches

    Scale:

    We find the ratio of the real length of pool and the measurement of the length of the pool in the drawing.

    \text{Scale} = \dfrac{10\text{ inches}}{5\text{ inches}} = 2:1

    Thus, we can say Paco’s new drawing follows a scale of 2:1 that is 2 inches in real life is equal to 1 inch in the drawing.

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