Posted by **tmouery** on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 4:33pm.

Change to the decimal degree equivalent. Round to the nearest ten-thousandth if necessary.

47'

I have no idea how to do this.

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**Steve**, Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 5:16pm
1° = 60'

so, 1' = 1/60 °

47' = 47/60 ° = 0.7833°

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**tmouery**, Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 5:34pm
Okay, thank you. I was trying to work it a different way and it was confusing.

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