

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. 
356 mi 


C. 
375 mi 
D. 
400 mi 


Hint 


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. 
8 mi 
B. 
6 mi 


C. 
4 mi 
D. 
2 mi 


Hint 


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


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


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 km 


C. 
9,975 m 
D. 
9,975 cm 


Hint 


5. 
Find the scale factor of a blueprint if the scale is 3 inches = 6 feet. 


A. 

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