# You are looking at a map with a scale of 1 inch equals 50 miles. If two towns are separated on the map by 8 ​inches, what is the actual distance between​ them?

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1. ### Math

You are looking at a map with a scale of 1 inch equals 50 miles. If two towns are separated on the map by 8 ​inches, what is the actual distance between​ them?
2. ### Geometry

The scale on a map indicates that one inch equals 4 miles. If two towns are 3.5 inches apart on the map, what is the actual distance between the towns? 1 inch=4 miles. 3.5=x 1/4=3.5/x x=14
3. ### math

a map has the scale of 1 inch =80 miles.what is the actual distance,in miles,between two towns that are 4 1/2 inches apart on the map?
4. ### math

a map is drawn to the scale of 3/4 inch = 50 miles. WHat is the actual distance between two towns that are 1 1/2 inches apart on the map?
5. ### MATH

A MAP HAS THE SCALE OF 1 INCH = 80 MILES. WHAT IS THE ACTUAL DISTANCE , IN MILES, BETWEEN TWO TOWNS THAT ARE 4 1/2 INCHES APART ON THE MAP? 1. 280 2. 320 3. 324 4. 360 5. 400
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a map has the scale of 1 inch =80 miles.what is the actual distance,in miles between two towns that are 4 1/2 inches apart on the map? 1] 280 2] 320 3]324 4] 360 5] 400
7. ### Math

a map of Vicksburg Mississippi has a scale of 1 mile to the inch. The map has been reduced so that 5 inches on the original map appears as 1.5 inches on the reduced map. The distance between two points on the reduced map is 1.75 inches. What is the actual distance in miles?
8. ### MATH

The distance between Ridgeview and Tarragon is 7.6 inches on a map If the scale on the map is 1 inch=25 miles what is the actual distance between the two towns. 19.0 32.6* 190 326
9. ### Math algebra

the scale on aroad map indicates that 1/4 inch equals 20 miles. How far apart in miles are two towns that are 3 1/2 inches away on the map.
10. ### math

Two towns on a map are 2 1/4 inches apart. The actual distance between the two towns is 45 miles. what does one inch on the map represent?
11. ### Math

On a map, two cities are four and one-fourth inches apart. The scale of the map is one-half inch = three miles. What is the actual distance between the towns?
12. ### math

Two towns on a map are 5 inches apart. The scale on the map is 1 inch to 10 miles. What is the distance between the two towns in miles?
13. ### Math

The distance between two towns on a map varies directly with the actual distance between the towns. Seven and a half inches on the map represents 150 miles. What is the actual distance represented by 11 inches on the map?
14. ### math

The distance between Milltown and Summerville is 3.5 inches on a map. If the map scale is 1 inch = 20 miles, what is the actual distance between the towns? So 3.5*20=70. If it's 70 then it's in miles?

The distance between mountianview and crowntop is 6.5 inches on a map. if the scale on the map is 1 inch= 25 miles what is the actual distance between the two towns i have the correct answer it is 162.5 miles the etcher gave us this answer but how would i explain how she got ...
16. ### Geometry

A map has a scale of 1 inches equals 60 miles. What is the actual distance, in miles, between two cities that are 2 1/4 inches apart on the map?
17. ### Pre-Algebra

6. If on the scale of a map, 3⁄4 inch equals 72 miles, what is the actual distance between 2 cities that are 3 7⁄8 inches apart on the map?
18. ### math

the scale on a map is 1 inch equals 5 feet. what is the distance between two points on the map that are 8 1/2 inches apart on the map
19. ### hW

A map scale shows that 1.3 inch on the map equals an actual distance on 3 miles. If a distance on the map is 3.4 inch, what is the actual distance in miles?
20. ### math

A map scale indicates that 1 inch equals 175 miles. The distance between two points on the map measures 5 3/4 inches. What is the actual distance between those two points in kilometers? (1 mile = 1.61 kilometers.)
21. ### math

Jasmine is looking at a map to determine how many miles it is to the camp she will be attending this summer. The scale of the map is 14 inch = 20 miles. The total distance to the camp on the map is 2.75 inches. Which proportion shows how many miles it is to the camp?
22. ### Math

The distance between two cities on a map is 4 inches. The actual distance between the two cities is 24 miles. What is the scale used on the map? If the scale on a different map of the same area is inch = 1 mile, how many inches separate the same two cities?
23. ### math

The distance between two cities on a map is 4 inches. The actual distance between the two cities is 24 miles. What is the scale used on the map? If the scale on a different map of the same area is inch = 1 mile, how many inches separate the same two cities?
24. ### math

The distance between Spice island and Kay Island is 3.4 inches on a map. If the scale on the map is 1 inch = 25 miles, what is the actual distance between the two islands. Options: A : 28.4 miles B : 75 miles C : 85 miles D : 850 miles. PLEASE help me.
25. ### Math - Ratio

a) on a map the scale used is 1: 10,000. if two towns are separated by a straight 2.5 km road, what will be the distance between them on the map? b) on a map 2.5 km is represented as 0.5 cm. what scale is being used on the map? thanks heaps!
26. ### math

A map has a scale of 1 inch=35 miles. What is the actual distance if the distance on the map is 3.5 inches?
27. ### maths

the scale of a map indicates that 2 inches equals 5 miles. if the distance on the map between a school and a house is 12inches apart, what is the actual distance between the two buildings?
28. ### Ed

In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Paulding and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns.
29. ### Math

In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Paulding and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns?
30. ### Math

In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Pauling and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns?
31. ### MATH

On a map, two cities are 634 inches apart. The scale of the map is 14 inch =10 miles. What is the actual distance between the two cities?
32. ### Math

The scale of the map is missing. The actual distance from Liberty to West Quall is 72 miles, and it is 6 inches on the map. What is the scale of the map?
33. ### math

59. The scale on a map is 1 inch= x miles. What is the distance, in inches, on the map between two cities that are m miles apart?
34. ### math(help)

can anyone answer these 3 answers showing how your work.thanks Mrs. Walters drove 160 miles on 5 gallons of gas. How many gallons of gas will she need to travel 256 miles? Stephen read 90 pages in 6 days. If he continues reading at that rate, how long will it take him to read ...
35. ### math

on the map of Ga one inch is equivalent to 15 miles 1 inch=15 miles.If the distance between 2 towns is 1 3/4 inches what is the actual distance between the towns

Avondale and Newtown are 45 miles apart. How many inches is this on a map with a scale 1inch=20miles? I set up a proportion: in/miles= 1/20=n/45 n= 2 and 1/4 in on this map 2 1/4 inches is correct. 1 inch = 20 miles 2 inches = 40 miles 1/4 inch = 5 miles =) Thank you for ...
37. ### Math

The scale on a map is 1/4 inch = 25 miles. The Distance Between two cities on the map is 2 and 3/4 inches. What is the Actual Distance , in miles, between the two cities?
38. ### Maths

I have a map with a scale of 2cm to 5 km. On the map, two towns are eight cm apart. What is the actual distance between the two towns?
39. ### math

A map's key shows that every of 5 inches on the map represents 200 miles of actual distance. Suppose the distance between two cities on the map is 7 inches. What is the actual distance between the two cities? Write the rule you used to find the actual distance.
40. ### Math Scale Drawings HW

On a map the scale is 1/2 inch: 25 miles. What's the actual distance between two cities that are 3 inches apart? So, for this question I don't even know where to start!!! PLZ HELP ME!!!!!
41. ### algebra

Susan is driving to Mount Shasta.On her map,she is distance of 7 3/4 inches away.The scale of the map is 1/2 inch is 50 miles. a.) how far must susan travel to reach her destination b.) using the scale,how far is philly,pennslvania from miami florida if it is 12 1/2 inches ...
42. ### Math

A map's shows that every 5 inches on the map represents 200 miles of actual distance. Suppose the binstance between two cities on the map is 7 inches. What is the actual distance between the two cities? Write the rule you used to find the actual distance
43. ### Math

If city AN city BR 175 miles apart on a map the distance between the two towns is 2.5 inches what is the scale of the map
44. ### pre algebra

The distance between 2 towns on a map is 2.5 inches. The actual distance is 35 miles. What is the scale?
45. ### math

A map indicates that two cities are 160 miles apart. The scale of the map is 1/2 inch= 20 miles. 1. how many inches apart are the cities on the map. 2. Another map show the two cities has a scale of 3/4 inch =20 miles. How many inches apart are the two cities in the map?
46. ### math

According to a map, the distance between Hilltop and Valleyfloor is 1 3/4 inches. If the map uses a scale of ¼ inch to represent 1 mile, what is the actual distance in miles from Hilltop to Valleyfloor?
47. ### math

A MAP HAS A SCALE OF 5 INCHES:11 MILES.IF TWO CITIES ARE 45 INCHES APART ON THE MAP,WHAT IS THE ACTUAL DISTANCE BETWEEN THE CITIES?
48. ### Math

On a map scale is shown is 1 inch equals 5 miles. If an island is 2.5 in.² on the map what is the actual area of the island
49. ### Mathematics

the scale on a map is given as 1:2000000. the distance between two towns on the map is 4.3. what is the actual distance between the towns in cm (squared)?
50. ### Algebra

The scale on a map is approximately 3/4 inch to 9 miles. If the distance from city A to city B measures 7.5 inches on the​ map, how far apart are the two​ cities?
51. ### Algebra

Two cities are 5 1/2 inches apart on a map. The actual distance between the cities is 66 miles. What scale was used to draw the map?
52. ### MATH MS. SUE

1. The length of a piece of paper is 8.5 inches. Using scissors, you reduce the length of the paper to 4.25 inches. What is the scale factor of the dilation? A. 1/4 B. 1/2 C. 2 D. 4 2. On a given blueprint, 1 inch = 30 feet. If the dimensions of a meeting room on the blueprint...
53. ### Math

The scale of the map is missing. The actual distance from Liberty to West Quall is 72 miles and it is 6 inches on the map. a.What is the scale of the map? b. Foston is between Liberty and West Quall and is 4 inches from Liberty on the map. How far is Foston from West Quall? ...
54. ### Math

Patrick drew a map of his neighborhood. He used a scale in which 1 inch equals 2 miles. What distance on Patrick's map should represent the 1.5 miles between his house and the nearest gas station?
55. ### Math

On a map, 1/2 inch=10miles. How many miles apart are two towns that are 2 1/4 inches apart on the map?
56. ### math

if a scale on a map is 1 in. = 250 miles, what would be the map distance if the actual distance between two cities is 1,000 miles?

Charlotte is planning a trip from her house in City A to the State Fair in City B. She uses 2 maps, each with a different scale & places them together so that they show her route. First map's scale is 2 3/4 inches with 3/4 inch equaling 30 miles. Second map's scale is 3 7/8 ...
58. ### math

A map distance of 5 inches represents 200 miles of actual distance. Suppose the distance between two cities on the map is 7 inches. What is the actual distance between the two cities? Write the rule you used to find the actual distance.
59. ### math

the distance between spice island and Kay island is 3.4 inches on a map if the scale on a map is 1inch=25 miles what is the actual distance between the 2 islands? A. 28.4 miles B. 75 miles C. 85 miles D. 850 miles
60. ### Math

I a am kinda stuck. The question is the scale of a map is 1:600000. a)the distance between 2 towns on the map is 8.7cm. What is the actual distance
61. ### math

Problem: Lexington, and Elizabethtown, Kentucky are 79 miles apart. If the distance on the map is 2 1/2 inches, find the scale of the map. do i make a ratio for inches to miles? is it 2.5x inches = 79 miles?
62. ### MATH

An inch on a map represents 200 miles. On the same map, a distance of 375 miles is represented by? A. 1 1/2 inches B. 1 7/8 inches C. 2 1/4 inches D. 2 3/4 inches Thank you for your help.

a map distance of 2 inches represents 12 miles of actual distance. Suppose the distance between two cities on the map is 6 inches. What is the actual distance between the two cities. Can you please tell me what is the RULE? Thank you!!
64. ### Math

The scale of a map is 1/8 inch = 10 miles, If 2 cities are 3 inches apart on the map, how many miles are they from each other ?
65. ### math

The scale of the map is missing.The actual distance from Liberty to West Quall is 72 miles,and it is 6 inches on the map. (A)What is the scale of the map? (B)Foston is between Liberty and West Quall and is 4 inches from Liberty on the map.How far is Foston from West Quall?
66. ### survey of mathematics

on a map, 1 inch equals 13.6 miles. If two cities are 4.5 inches apart on the map, how far are actually apart?

please check my answers. Mrs. Walters drove 160 miles on 5 gallons of gas. How many gallons of gas will she need to travel 256 miles? (ANSWER):160 divided by 5=32 256 divided by 32=8 Stephen read 90 pages in 6 days. If he continues reading at that rate, how long will it take ...
68. ### math

The length of the highway is 500 miles. If 1 inch represents 100 miles, what is the length of the highway on the map? If on a scale drawing 55 feet are represented by 20 inches, then a scale of 1/8 inch represents how many feet? If 1 inch represents 55 miles on a map, then how...
69. ### math

hey everyone can you guys please answer these 5 questions or 3 or 2 how many you want to answer I just need answers for these last 5 since I did the rest and thanks to you all because I do appreciate this. 1.The length of the driveway shown on a blueprint is 2 inches. If the ...
70. ### algebra

A map has a scale of 1 cm : 11 km. Two cities are 3.4 cm apart on the map. To the nearest tenth of a kilometer, what is the actual distance corresponding to the map distance?
71. ### math(CHECK ASNWERS)

PLEASE CHECK MY ANWERS THANKS 1.The length of the driveway shown on a blueprint is 2 inches. If the actual length of the driveway is 20 feet, what is the scale of the blueprint? 1 in. = 1 ft 1 in. = 2 ft 1 in. = 10 ft (I PICK THIS) 1 in. = 40 ft 2.Marcus built a model car that...
72. ### math

according to a map the distance between hilltop and valleyfloor is 1 1/4 inches. if the map uses a scale of 1/4 inch to represent 1 mile inches what is the actual distance in mile from hilltop and valleyfloor?
73. ### Meth

The two towns are 22 miles apart a certain one has a scale of 1 cm equals 4 miles how far apart are the towns on the map
74. ### math

Carrie and Krystal are taking a road trip from Greenville to North Valley . Each person has her own map,and the scales on the map are different. A.On Carrie's map, Greenville and North Valley are 4.5 inches apart.The scale on her map is 1 inch=20 miles. How far is Greenville ...
75. ### math

If a scale on a map is 2.5 cm to 30 miles..if two cities are 8 cm apart on the map what is the actual distance between the 2 cities? I have 96 miles but not sure if that is right.
76. ### Math

The scale of a map is 1 inch : 5 miles. Find the distance. A road is 3 in. long on the map. Find the actual length of the road.
77. ### Math

The scale of a map is 1 inch : 5 miles. Find the distance. A lake is 7 in. long on the map. Find the actual length of the lake.
78. ### Maths

The scale on a map is 1 :500000, Two towns ate 7cm apart, whats the actual distance between towns. Give your answers in Km.
79. ### scale drawing

given that the scale on a map is 1:0000 (a)calculate the actual distance between 2 points if the distance an map is 6.5cm (b)calculate the distance on the map that will represent an actual distance of 45km
80. ### math

A map has a scale of 1/2 inch to 4 miles. The shortest distance between two cities on the map measures 8 inches. If d represents the shortest distance between the two cities, what is d?
81. ### math

On a map, 1 inch equals 20 miles. Two cities are 135 miles apart. What is the distance between the two cities on the map?
82. ### Math

1.The actual distance between two cities is 135 km the map scale is 1 cm:100 km. Find the map distance. A)13.5 B)1.35////My answer//// C)0.135 D)1350 2. On a map of New Mexico, 1 cm represents 45 km. The distance from Albuquerque to Santa Fe is 2 cm. Find the actual distance. ...
83. ### math

What distance on the ground does 5 inches on a map represent if the scale is 1 in. = 1.5 mi.? 1 inch = 1.5 miles 5 inches =X x- 1.5 x5 x= 7.5 miles
84. ### math

on a map the scale is 1/2 inch=25 miles for each map distance.. so 3 inch= 8 3/4 inch=
85. ### math

Suppose I use a scale on my map where every 3 inches on my map represents 5 miles. If a region on my map has an area of 45 square inches, what is the area of the actual region it represents? hi I need help with this question, I don't know what to do. thanks
86. ### Math

The distance on a map is given. Find the actual distance, if the scale on the map is 1 in.=60 miles. 2 3/4 in. Please help! Thank you in advance.
87. ### Math

On a map 1/4 inch represents 20 miles the distance between two cities on the map is 3 3/4 inches how many miles apart are in the two cities?
88. ### Math

Carlos and Krystal are taking a road trip from Greenville to North Valley.Each has their own map,and the scales on their maps are different. A. On Carlos's map,Greenville and North Valley are 4.5 inches apart. The scale on his map is 1 inch = 20 miles. How far is Greenville ...

PLEASE CHECK MY MATH ANSWERS PLEASE AND LABEL THEM LIKE 1.WRONG AND STUFF THANKS ! 1.There are 5 red crayons, 6 yellow crayons, and 11 blue crayons in a shoebox. What is the ratio of the total number of crayons to the number of yellow crayons? A.6:22 B.6:16 C.22:6(I PICK THIS...
90. ### Math

A map has a scale of 2 cm for every 25 miles. The distance on the map between Griffin Park and the San Diego Zoo is 10 cm. How far is the actual distance?
91. ### math

If given a map that has a scale factor of 5 in. equals 29 mi., how far apart on the map are two cities that are 87 miles apart in distance? I don't even know a thing –_–
92. ### Pre algebra

The scale on a map indicates that 1 inch represents 10 miles. If two cities are 2 3/4 inches apart on a map, how many miles apart are the two cities?
93. ### Maths

On a map, 1cm represents 4.5km. What is the actual distance between two towns which are 4cm apart on the map?
94. ### 4 Math questions!

Can you help me with a few math questions please? 1)You are running in a race. It takes you 25 minutes to go 2.7 miles. a.If you continue at this same rate, how long will it take you to go 6 miles? b.What is your rate in miles per hour? 2)If the scale factor of a map is 1/8...
95. ### math

A scale on a map is 1 cm equals 50km. If the straight line distance between two cities on a map is 4.5sm, how far is the actual distance between the two cities?
96. ### Math

Can someone explain to me the general procedure used to identify and set up a proportion problem? Repost with a specific problem, so we can use it as an example. I hope this helps a little. Thanks for asking. The following ratios: Map scale - distance between two points 75 ...
97. ### Math

If the distance between 2 cities on the map is 2.5 inches and they are 125 miles apart what is the scale of the map
98. ### math

the distance between two towns A and B is 150 kilometers. This distance is represented on a map by a length of 300 millimeters. If the scale of this map is in the form of 1:a, find the value of a
99. ### Math

Hello. Can someone help me? I'm not very sure about some of these :( Stephen read a 90-page book in 6 days. If he continues reading at that rate, how long will ittake him to read a 300-page book? Answer: 20 days. I found this by doing 90/6=15, and then 300/15=20. Mrs. Walters ...
100. ### Math

Salem and Eugene,Oregon, are 64 miles apart.If the distance on the map is 3 1/4 inches, find the scale of the map.