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The scale of a map is1:300000 what is the actual distance between two towns if they are 3.5cm apart on the map

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  1. A scale of 1:300000 means
    1 cm on map = 300000 cm in actual distance
    1 inch on map = 300000 inches in actual distance
    etc
    so 3.5 cm on map = 3.5(300000)cm in actual distance
    = 1,050,000 cm in actual distance
    = 10500 m in actual distance
    = 10.5 km in actual distance

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