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How does the Map Scale Calculator work?
Free Map Scale Calculator - Solves map scale problems based on unit measurements
This calculator has 1 input.

What 1 formula is used for the Map Scale Calculator?

Standard Map Scale/Standard Map Distance = x/Target Distance

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What 3 concepts are covered in the Map Scale Calculator?
cross multiply
to clear an equation of fractions when each side consists of a fraction with a single denominator by multiplying the numerator of each side by the denominator of the other side and equating the two products obtained.
a/b = c/d → ad = bc
map scale
the relationship between a distance on a map and the corresponding distance on the earth
estimate or assess the extent, quality, value, or effect of (something).
Example calculations for the Map Scale Calculator

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