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[at-l] Math Help Needed

121%  -  121.33333333333(inf.) actually but the copier is unlikely to have 
that setting.

At 09:14 PM 6/19/01 -0400, The Weathercarrot wrote:
>Hi -
>I have a question that I hope ya'll can answer for me. It probably 
>involves simple math, but I'm feeling quite clueless today....
>I need to blow up a map from a scale of 1 inch = 2.9 miles (5/16th inch = 
>1 mile or 1:182,000) to a scale of 1 inch = 2.3 miles (7/16th inch = 1 
>mile or 1:150,000). The question is: what setting should I use on a 
>photocopy machine?
>Hope that all made sense to someone. I look forward to hearing from you. 
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