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. 475 mi B. 375 mi
    C. 356 mi D. 400 mi
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  2.   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. 4 mi B. 2 mi
    C. 6 mi D. 8 mi
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  3.   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 = 4 in., = 6 in. B. w = 4 in., = 5 in.
    C. w = 3 in., = 5 in. D. w = 25 in., = 37.5 in.
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  4.   An architect's scale model shows a building that is 4.5 inches high. If the scale is 1 inch = 350 feet, how high will the actual building be?
    A. 1,575 ft B. 900 ft
    C. 1,250 ft D. 78 ft
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  5.   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 cm
    C. 9,975 m D. 9.975 m
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