Tuesday

September 2, 2014

September 2, 2014

Posted by **linda** on Monday, February 14, 2011 at 5:00pm.

I have 96 miles but not sure if that is right.

- math -
**Ms. Sue**, Monday, February 14, 2011 at 5:02pm2.5/30 = 8/x

2.5x = 240

x = 96

You're right!

- math -
**Lily**, Monday, February 14, 2011 at 5:02pm2.5/30 is your scale

so 2.5/30=8/x

a proportion, so cross multiply

2.5x=240

x=96

yeah i think you're right

- math -
**linda**, Monday, February 14, 2011 at 5:03pmok thank you

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Algebra - Two cities are 5 1/2 inches apart on a map. The actual distance ...

Geometry - A map has a scale of 1 inches equals 60 miles. What is the actual ...

MATH - THE SCALE OF A MAP IS 0.5 IN :25MI THE ACTUAL distance between two cities...

math - A map has a scale of 5cm=20km. If two cities are 17 centimeters apart on ...

math - 59. The scale on a map is 1 inch= x miles. What is the distance, in ...

math - if a scale on a map is 1 in. = 250 miles, what would be the map distance ...

math - a map has the scale of 1 inch =80 miles.what is the actual distance,in ...

math - A map has a scale of 3 centimeters = 4 kilometers. If two cities are 8 ...

algebra - A map has a scale of 1 cm : 11 km. Two cities are 3.4 cm apart on the ...

maths - The scale of a map is given as 1:2, 00000. Two cities are 3 cm apart on ...