# GEO

On a map with a scale of 1:50,000, a measured distance of 7.5 cm. represents an actual distance of: ______ km.

is the correct answer 375 km or 7.5cm = 0.00007500km given the map scale of 1:50,000

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1. 7.5 * 5*10^4 cm (1 km/10^5 cm)

= 37.5 * 10^-1 = 3.75 km

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2. Thank you Damon

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