

1. 
Katie is on a hiking trip. She wants to go from Panther's Peak to Coyote Caverns. On her map, the two sites are 4 inches apart and the scale is 1 inch = 0.5 mile. How far will she have to walk? 


A. 
6 mi 
B. 
4 mi 


C. 
8 mi 
D. 
2 mi 


Hint 


2. 
The Gordons are building a deck in their back yard. They want it to be 10 feet wide and 15 feet long. If the scale on the blueprint is1 inch = 2.5 feet, what should the dimensions be in the scale drawing? 


A. 
w = 25 in., = 37.5 in. 
B. 
w = 4 in., = 5 in. 


C. 
w = 3 in., = 5 in. 
D. 
w = 4 in., = 6 in. 


Hint 


3. 
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 km 
B. 
9,975 m 


C. 
9,975 cm 
D. 
9.975 m 


Hint 


4. 
The scale on a blueprint is 1 cm for every 2 m. If the width of an arch is to be 5 m, then how wide should it be drawn on the blueprint? 


A. 
10 cm 
B. 
2.5 cm 


C. 
2.5 m 
D. 
0.2 cm 


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. 
30 cm 
D. 
23 cm 


Hint 


