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The population of nevada is close to 1.6 million, which is about (1)/(5 ) of michigan population. What is the estimated population of michigan?

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  2. 1/5 x = 1.6

    It's easier to change the fraction to a decimal in this problem.

    x = 1.6/0.2
    x = ?

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