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One inch on a map represents 800 miles. It is 3 1/2 inches on the map from Cape Town, South Africa to Nairobi, Kenya. How many miles is this?
If I figured correctly my answer is 2,800 miles. Is this correct?

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    You're right! :-)

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    as did that operation????

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