# What is a scale drawing?

*Mathmatics* a drawing with dimensions at a specific ratio
relative to the actual size of the object drawn found on
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*Mathmatics* a drawing with dimensions at a specific ratio
relative to the actual size of the object drawn found on
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/Scale%20Drawing
*Mathmatics* a drawing with dimensions at a specific ratio
relative to the actual size of the object drawn found on
http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/Scale%20Drawing

### What is the difference between scale drawing and ordinary drawing?

A scale drawing is a drawing of and object etc. that is life size! Read More

### How do you calculate the scale drawing?

The answer depends on what aspect of the scale drawing you wish to calculate. Read More

### What does a scale show on a scale drawing?

It shows the constant of proportionality between the scale drawing and the real-life object. Read More

### How do you find scale factor?

# is the ratio of the demensions in the drawing to the corresponding actual dimensions. The scale factor for a scale drawing is the ratio of the dimensions in the drawing to the corresponding acual bimensions. Read More

### What does 1 centimeter on the scale drawing represent in real life?

it depends of the scale of the drawing Read More

### How do you work out the scale of a drawing?

Not all drawings are done to scale, sketches of buildings and people for instance. However if it is a technical drawing the draughtsman/woman will state on the drawing the scale used. Read More

### Make a scale drawing of a giraffe that is 5.5 m tall The drawing is 7 cm tall what is the scale of the drawing?

1cm = 78.6 Read More

### How is a scale factor related to scale drawings?

The scale factor of a scale drawing is the ratio of any length in the drawing to the true corresponding length in the "real" object. Read More

### What does the scale on a scale drawing indicate?

The scale indicates how many units of length of the actual object are represented by each unit of length in the drawing. Read More

### What is a scale drawing in math?

The scale drawing in math is fun. You have to know the challenge level of the basic Mathematics. Read More

### What is drawing that uses a scale to represent an object as smaller or larger than the original object?

scale drawing Read More

### What is the definition for bar scale?

A linear scale, also called a bar scale, graphic scale, or graphical scale, is a means of visually showing the scale of a map, nautical chart, engineering drawing, or architectural drawing.:)) Read More

### Drawing to scale?

Drawing to scale means to draw real objects in their accurate sizes except they are reduced. A house plan is a common item that is drawn to scale. Model cars are another example of drawing to scale. The item is in proportion but smaller. Read More

### What is the disadvantage of using isometric drawing?

the disadvantages is that , the isometric drawing is not always to scale so for example if you was to draw a wardrobe in isometric drawing , then you could think its a to scale drawing when it isnt Read More

### Is hand drawing advantage than scale drawing?

Not necessarily. Hand drawing gives you freedom, but then again with scale drawing, you get a more "finished" feeling i dont know the right word. Read More

### Does the scale have to appear on a drawing?

It depends on the purpose and type of the drawing. If the scale would be necessary for proper interpretation of the drawing (e.g. mechanical drawing, plans for a building) then yes. If the scale would not help in interpreting the drawing (e.g. electronics schematic, software data flow diagram) then no. Read More

### How to do a scale drawing?

I need help in drawing to scale for landscaping purposes. If the dimension is any more complicated than a 10 x 10 square, I can't seem to get the scale right. I need Drawing to Scale for Dummies. Help. Read More

### What are the main reasons for preparing a scale drawing?

A scale drawing makes it easier to visualize and work with objects of systems that are very large or very small. The key decision is determining the scale, i.e., the ratio between the dimensions of the object and the scale drawing. Read More

### What is a drawing that uses a scale to make an object smaller than or larger than the real object?

A scale drawing! Read More

### A drawing that uses a scale to make an object smaller than or larger than the real object?

A scale drawing. Read More

### What is the definition of proportion in engineering drawing?

It refers to the 'scale' of the drawing. Read More

### What is the scale and why scale must be considered when the draughtman drawing the plan?

Scale is how much smaller(or bigger) the drawing is compared to the real object. It'd be real awkward if you were drawing a house to have to make the drawing as big as the house would be. But for the drawing to work out you need to know how to translate between the drawing and reality - so you decide something. Scale 1:12 for instance would mean that something that's one inch in the drawing… Read More

### What is A enlarged or reduced drawing that is similar to an actual object or place?

This is a scale version of the original. If the scale is less than 1 then the drawing is smaller than the original object. If the scale is greater than 1 then the drawing is larger than the original. If the scale is 1 then the original and the drawing are the same size. Read More

### If an artist is painting a mural from a scale drawing of a mural the scale drawing is 8 inches wide when the mural is complete it will be 4 feet wide what is the drawings scale?

6to1 Read More

### How do you draw a scale drawing?

you have to make the drawing bigger and multiply or divide the drawing by the same number Read More

### What is A drawing that is a smaller representation of a real object is called?

It is a scale drawing Read More

### What is the scale of 10 feet is 8 inch long on a scale drawing?

10 feet is 120 inches so if this is represented by 8 inches on a drawing the scale is 1:15 Read More

### The scale for a drawing is 1 centimeter 5 meters Make a scale drawing that measures 20 meters by 15 meters?

70 meters Read More

### An enlarged or reduced drawing of an object that is similar to the actual object?

A scale drawing. Read More

### Julie made a scale drawing of an Apache helicopter If the helicopter rotors are 12 feet long. how long are they in her drawing scale is 1in 4ft?

3in Read More

### What is a map of a room drawn to scale?

An architectural drawing is a map of a room drawn to scale. Read More

### What is the ratios of a length on a scale drawing to the corresponding length on the real object?

The scale factor. Read More

### Where will the drawing scale generally be found?

In a box marked key or legend, often at the bottom of the drawing. Read More

### On a scale drawing the scale is 12 inch 2 feet Find the dimensions of the room in the drawing 14 ft by 18 ft PLEASE HELP ASAP?

28 ft. by 36 ft. Assuming the scale is 12 inches (drawing) = 2 ft (room). For every one foot in the drawing, you get two feet of room. Room then is 28 ft. by 36 ft. in a 14 X 18 drawing. Read More

### What is meant by scale drawing?

This means drawing something exact. For example, if in a test it was to say 'NOT drawn to scale' it would mean it isn't drawn correctly and wasn't reliable. Read More

### What does it mean when a drawing is not to scale?

"Not drawn to scale" means that the proportions of figures in a picture are not necessarily accurate. Read More

### Why does a scale drawing have to be proportional?

because otherwise it's not drawn to a consistent scale in all directions Read More

### This drawing is to scale it shows the distance between the planets than they actually are?

There needs to be a drawing before an answer can be given. Read More