MTH 156

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On a MaP, The length of a nature-center trail is 8.2 centimeters. If the scale is 3 centimeters to 24 kilometers, what is the actual length of the trail?

  • MTH 156 -

    Set up this ratio, cross multiply, and solve for x.

    3/8.2 = 8.2/x

  • correction -

    The ratio should be 3/24=8.2/x

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    The answer would be 65.6 kilometers

    Thanks for your help:-)

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