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posted by partha .
The scale of a map is given as 1:2, 00000. Two cities are 3 cm apart on the map.
Calculate the actual distance between them.

Scale = 1:200,000?
d = (200000/1) * 3cm = 600,000 cm. = 6000 m. = 6 km.
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