Posted by Laruen on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 5:21pm.
Paula looked at a map of her city. The map indicated that 1 Inch represents 3 miles. Paula's home and City Hall 2 1/3 inches apart on the map. What is he distance between her home and City Hall.
a) 6 1/2 miles
b) 7 miles
c) 14 miles
d) 5 1/3 miles

Math (help)!!!!  Ms. Sue, Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 5:36pm
2 1/3 * 3 = ?

Math (help)!!!!  Laruen, Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 5:37pm
i forgot how to multiply fractions w/ mixed numbers

Math (help)!!!!  Ms. Sue, Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 5:42pm
2 1/3 = 7/3
7/3 * 3/1 =
Multiply the numerators together. Then multiply the denominators together. 
Math (help)!!!!  Laruen, Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 5:50pm
then divide it then i get 7
right?
if right, thank you soo much 
Math (help)!!!!  Ms. Sue, Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 6:11pm
Right. And you're welcome. :)

Math (help)!!!!  peggy, Friday, March 27, 2015 at 8:56am
on a road map with a scale of 1/4 inch per 10 miles, the highway from a to b is 1 3/8 long. How many miles long is the highway?
A. 44
B. 55
C. 65
D. 70
E. 90