Posted by Robyn on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 12:33pm.
Peter walked 8,900 feet from home to school. How far to the nearest tenth of a mile did he walk?
1mile=5,280feet
I got 1.6. Is this correct?

Math  Ms. Sue, Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 12:41pm
Close, but not correct.
8,900 / 5280 = 1.6856
Round that to the nearest tenth.

Math  Robyn, Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 12:45pm
Thank you, so my answer would be 1.7

Math  Ms. Sue, Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 12:46pm
Yes. 1.7
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