Q: Two squares are similar The first square has sides that measure 4 inches and the second square has sides that measure 12 inches The scale factor used to get from the first square to the second one?

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64 cubic inches.

You cannot convert a single measure into a non-trivial fraction. You need another measure so that one of the measures can be represented as a fraction of the other. The qualification "non-trivial" was added because any number, for example 7, can be written as a 7/1 in fractional form.

The standard measure for a single bed in Britain, Australia, NZ is 36 x 75 inches. In USA the standard is slightly wider at 39 x 75 inches.

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You use a ruler or similar object that is marked with centimeters. If your ruler only has inches, measure the inches, then multiply with 2.54 to get centimeters.

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Cubic inches are a measure of volume, square inches a measure of area and inches a measure of length.

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