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Convert this measurement to hundreth of a kilometre.
26 mi 385 yd.

Could you please show formula on how you got this answer? I am stuck I keep getting the answer as 16 km but the answer is supposed to be 42.19 km

Thank you

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asked by Cherie
  1. You have 26*1760+385 = 46145 yards
    since 1 meter = 1.0936 yards, that means you have

    46145/1.0936 = 42195 meters

    When you get stuck, it's best to post your work -- that way we can help figure out where you went wrong.

    Just sayin'

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