Posted by **Anonymous** on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 9:23am.

The population of nevada is close to 1.6 million, which is about (1)/(5 ) of michigan population. What is the estimated population of michigan?

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**SraJMcGin**, Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 9:31am
If you label the School Subject as 7th Grade, the right teacher may not read and answer your post.

Sra

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 10:45am
1/5 x = 1.6

It's easier to change the fraction to a decimal in this problem.

x = 1.6/0.2

x = ?

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