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If a set of xy-axes has 20 grid units in each direction, and the greatest value of the data to be placed on the horizontal axis is 132, what would be an appropriate scale to use for this axis? Explain.

For help on how to scale axes, refer to problem 4-29 in this lesson.

Division would be a very useful tool!

Scaling by 10's would be convenient. Be sure to explain your reasoning!