mountain maths - map scales - quiz 3

Can you answer the following questions all about map scales? Jot down your calculations on a piece of paper, then click the button at the bottom of the page to see the answers!

  1.   On a 1:50,000 scale map, 1cm on the map represents how many cm in real life?

  2.   On a 1:50,000 scale map, 2cm represents how many metres in real life?

  3.   On a 1:25,000 scale map, 1cm on the map represents how many cm in real life?

  4.   On a 1:25,000 scale map, 4cm on the map represents how many km?

  5.   On a 1:40,000 scale map, 1cm represents how many metres in real life?

  6.   On a 1:40,000 scale map, how many cm represents 1km?