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The National Park Service is building a 16-mile hiking trail.They will post a sign every 1/8 mile along the trail, including one at the end.There will not be a post at the beginning of the trail.How many signs will they post along the trail?...

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    They must be posting 8 signs in every mile.

    You have two numbers -- 8 and 16. What do you think you should do with these numbers?
    add?
    subtract?
    multiply?
    divide?

    Does your answer make sense?

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    multiply

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