1.   Find the approximate distance between Phoenix, Arizona, and San Diego, California, if the map distance is 4.75 inches and the scale is
1 inch = 75 miles.
    A. 400 mi B. 356 mi
    C. 375 mi D. 475 mi
    Hint

  2.   Find the length of a closet on a scale drawing if the closet is 12 meters wide and the scale is 1 centimeter = 4.5 meters. Round to the nearest tenth.
    A. 2.5 cm B. 2.7 cm
    C. 3.6 cm D. 3.4 cm
    Hint

  3.   T.J. likes cars a lot. He draws his favorite car on a scale drawing. In the drawing, the scale is 2 inches for each foot. If the drawing is 23 inches long, how long is the actual car?
    A. 11.5 in. B. 46 ft
    C. 11.5 ft D. 13 ft
    Hint

  4.   If the scale on a map is 1 cm for every 117 km and Washington, D.C., and Baghdad, Iraq, are 85.26 cm apart on the map, then approximately how far apart are they really?
    A. 9.975 m B. 9,975 cm
    C. 9,975 m D. 9,975 km
    Hint

  5.   Mr. Navarro is a landscaper. He uses a computer program to generate scale drawings of his plans. If the scale on a particular drawing is 3 cm for each meter and Mr. Navarro wants to plant a hedge that runs along the side of a building and is 13 m long, how long should the drawing of the hedge on the program be?
    A. 39 cm B. 12.3 cm
    C. 23 cm D. 30 cm
    Hint



Glencoe
The McGraw-Hill Companies