The map scale is 1: 5000. The playground is rectangular and, on the map, has dimensions 4 cm and 2 cm.

What is the area of the playground in square meters in reality?

Correct answer:

S =  20000 m2

Step-by-step explanation:

a=4 cm m=4:100  m=0.04 m b=2 cm m=2:100  m=0.02 m M=5000  x=a M=0.04 5000=200 m y=b M=0.02 5000=100 m  S=x y=200 100=20000 m2

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