Posted by **Anonymous** on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 10:27pm.

One hundred nautical miles equals about 185 kilometers. To the nearest kilometer, how far in kilometers is 290 nautical miles?

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 10:29pm
Set up a proportion, cross multiply, and solve for x.

100/185 = 290/x

- Pre-Algebra -
**Anonymous**, Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 10:40pm
Oh

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 10:43pm
Is it 536.5 rounded to 537?

- Pre-Algebra -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 10:55pm
Yes.

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