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Glenda made a scale model of the Empire State Building in New York. The building itself is feet high, and her scale model is feet high.

  1. Write a ratio to compare the heights of the two buildings.

    Choose one of the ways below.


  2. If the entry of Glenda's model is inches wide, how wide would you expect the entry of the real building to be?

    feet, inches. Remember to show your work.

  3. If the real building contains floors, how many floors should Glenda's model contain?

    Do you change the number of floors or the size of each floor?