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Carl needs to find the number of centimeters in 0.4 kilometer. He is writing a proportion to help find this number.Which ratio should Carl use to finish the proportion?

distance=distance in meters.
d*.01 meters=.4*1000 meters
so d, in cm, is
d=.4*1000*100
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