# Math

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The distance on a map is given. Find the actual distance, if the scale on the map is 1 in.=60 miles.

2 3/4 in.

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2 3/4 in = 2.75 inches

so just multiply that by 60

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2.75*60=165 miles

It would 165 miles.

ok, thank you.

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u can also do this, but u can do it the easier way, in ur opinion

2 inches=120 miles
3/4 mile= 45 miles
u find that out by dividing the original 60 miles by 4 and then multiplying that by 3
120+45=165 miles

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