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?

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 12:41pm
Close, but not correct.

8,900 / 5280 = 1.6856

Round that to the nearest tenth.

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

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

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