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# Homework Help: math

Posted by shon on Friday, May 4, 2012 at 8:34pm.

you have a bicycle with 26 inch diameter tires. if you ride it for 6 miles, how many revolutions will each tire make?

• math - Ms. Sue, Friday, May 4, 2012 at 8:44pm

C = pi * d

C = 3.14 * 26

C = 81.64 inches = 6.803 feet

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1 mile = 5,280 feet

6 miles = 31,680 feet

31,680 / 6.803 = ?

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