Posted by **heather moody** on Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 3:24pm.

as of July 2004 the population of the United States 293,027,71 if more then half of this people live within 80 kilometers of the ocean about how many people live within that distance?

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**MathMate**, Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 4:04pm
Probably missing one digit at the end of the population. I will add a zero.

Half=50% = 0.5

More than half of the people, N, live withing 80 of the ocean

N = 293027710 * 0.5 approx. = ?

Can you continue from here?

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