# scale drawing

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## scale drawing

[′skāl ¦drȯ·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
A drawing of an object or structure showing all parts in the same proportion of their true size.

## scale drawing

A drawing, usually considerably reduced in size from the actual or designed object, site, construction, or building, but which is drawn to scale, 4.
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At a minimum, have a scale drawing prepared by someone from your office who has been to the scene, is familiar with the area, and can discuss it in detail with you.
All involved not only had to work to a strict budget, but had to measure expenditure and profit the stadium would make, as well as looking at different ratios that are legal requirements of all sporting stadia, before creating a scale drawing of the design to develop their mathematical abilities and compliment the maths work ongoing in curriculum time.
Full details or the plans including a copy of the proposed traffic regulation order and a scale drawing, indicating the affected lengths of road may be viewed at the library in Record Street, Ruthin, at County Hall in Wynnstay Road, Ruthin or on the council's website.
Scale drawing of a 3-D object, like the Rubik's Cube, is a critical activity in our Club Resource Guide, and the You CAN Do The Rubik's Cube lesson plan teaches the subject in an engaging, interactive way," said Archana Mehta, Director of Marketing for MATHCOUNTS, a national mathematics enrichment non-profit that is including You CAN Do The Rubik's Cube's geometry lesson on scale drawing in its Club Resource Guide.
Classic moments include their set designer (a cameo from Anjelica Huston) misinterpreting their scale drawing of a new stage set based on Stonehenge.
Scale plans are useful, but because so much has to be packed in, it's a good idea to also make an elevation drawing (a scale drawing of the walls) to help site wall units, power points and so on.
For a mural, the planning process also includes creating a scale drawing of the project overlaid with a grid.
Present a lesson on scale drawing, focusing on the 1:12 inch ratio used by the artisans and cabinetmakers who created the Thorne Room miniature dioramas.
He had a scale drawing of the three houses in my road and the neighbours.
We selected a wall, took measurements, and drew a scale drawing, which included the three styles of columns--Doric, Corinthian, and Ionic.
The book suggests obtaining a scale drawing of your house's floor plan in relation to its lot to help visualize what you need to change.
Vendor is required to submit a scale drawing to Public Works Engineering prior to permitting.

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