# How to Read and Interpret Scale Drawings

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### A legend reads 1 cm: 15 cm. If the scale drawing shows a ball that is 10 cm in diameter, then what is the diameter of the ball in real life?

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### 2. The distance from San Jose to San Francisco on a map of California is 0.5 inches. The legend reads 1 inch: 100 miles. How far away is San Jose from San Francisco?

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Test your ability to read and analyze scale drawings with this quiz and corresponding worksheet. Practice questions assess your understanding of how to use a legend correctly.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

• A scale meter
• Examples of scale drawings
• Definition of a scale drawing
• Gauging distance

## Skills Practiced

• Problem solving - use your knowledge to solve practice problems involving scale drawings
• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related scale drawing lesson
• Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding examples of scale drawings
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the units related to a scale meter

• Learn the importance of math in scale drawings
• Determine what the legend is used for
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