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posted by Anonymous .
It is 3 miles from Sally's home to school. How many feet is that?

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Ms. Sue
1 mile = 5,280 feet
Multiply. 
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Anonymous
Is it 5280 x 6 = 31,680
or
Is it 5280 x 3 = 15,840? 
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Ms. Sue
Why would you multiply by 6?
You're right to multiply by 3 to find that she lives 15,840 feet from school. 
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Anonymous
Thanks Ms. Sue :)

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Ms. Sue
You're welcome.
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