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as you are driving your car on the freeway, your tires are rotating at a rate of 920 revolutions per minute. The diameter of each tire is 24 inches. What is the total feet traveled per minute?

One rotation would take you 2π(12) inches
or 2π(1) feet

multiply that by 920

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