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posted by Vinny on .
What is 5,280 feet divided by 26 miles? 5th grade

First, you have to change miles into feet. There are 5,280 feet in 1 mile.
Next, you need to multiply 5,280 feet by 26 miles, to see how many feet are in 26 miles. The answer is 137,280.
The last step is to divide 5,280 feet by 137,280 feet. This gives you roughly .0385 feet. 
If 1 mile=5280 feets
then
5280feets/26 miles=1miles/26miles
=1/26=0.038461538461538461538461538461538