# math

There are two roads that connect Emily's house and John's house. Emily told john that she drove 3/4 of the total distance from her house to john's house on one day, but she did not tell him which road she took.

A. using the long road, the distance between Emily's house and john's house is 12 miles.

B. using the short road, the distance between Emily's house and john's house is 1/2 the distance of the long road.
Which correctly explains the distance driven by Emily

A. She drove at least 0.5 miles , but at most 12 miles

B. she drove at least 4.5 miles, but at most 9 miles

C. she drove at least 5 miles, but at most 9 miles

D. she drove at least 9 miles, but at most 18 miles

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2. is it A.

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3. How could she drive 12 miles when she only drove 3/4 of the length of the long road?

And what is 3/4 of 6?

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4. so B

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5. Right.

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