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the land area of a country is about 5.0million square miles, and the population is about 700 million people.what is the average population density? simplfy answer and round to one decimal place as needed

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density = pop/area

700million people/5.0million mi^2
= 140 people/mi^2

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700/5 = 140 people per square mile

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