Pre-Algebra

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One hundred nautical miles equals about 185 kilometers. To the nearest kilometer, how far in kilometers is 290 nautical miles?

  • Pre-Algebra -

    Set up a proportion, cross multiply, and solve for x.

    100/185 = 290/x

  • Pre-Algebra -

    Oh

  • Pre-Algebra -

    Is it 536.5 rounded to 537?

  • Pre-Algebra -

    Yes.

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