PreAlgebra
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6. If on the scale of a map, 3⁄4 inch equals 72 miles, what is the actual distance between 2 cities that are 3 7⁄8 inches apart on the map?

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0.75inch/72miles = 3.875inches/xmiles = 372miles
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