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two cities are 1,900miles apart. a map uses a scale of 3cm=500 miles. how many centimeters apart are the two cities on the map?

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  1. Do this problem the same way I showed you for the last problem.

    I'll be glad to check your answer.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. is it
    31777777 repeatimg i don't know

    posted by Taylor
  3. 3/500 = x/1900

    500x = 5700

    x = 5700 / 500

    x = 11.4 cm

    posted by Ms. Sue
  4. http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/cross-multiply.html

    posted by Ms. Sue

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