# suppose a map is scaled so that a half inch represents 25 miles. how many inches of the map represents 87 1/2 miles?

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1. ## math

suppose a map is scaled so that a half inch represents 25 miles. how many inches of the map represents 87 1/2 miles?

asked by Anonymous on July 23, 2011
2. ## 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

asked by maggie on February 11, 2014

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

asked by Nick on July 2, 2007
4. ## 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.

asked by chris on November 9, 2016
5. ## geography

One inch on a map represents 800 miles. It is 3 1/2 inches on the map from Cape Town, South Africa to Nairobi, Kenya. How many miles is this? If I figured correctly my answer is 2,800 miles. Is this correct?

asked by Reed on March 21, 2011
6. ## 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.

asked by Katherine on November 29, 2017
7. ## 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?

asked by Paul on March 8, 2016
8. ## Math

On a California map 1/4 of an inch represents 20 miles how many miles does 3 1/4 inches represent

asked by Ally on October 16, 2016
9. ## 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

asked by keana on February 5, 2014
10. ## math

If 2 inches on a map represents 125 miles then how far apart are 2 cities that are 5/8 inch apart.

asked by kathy on May 6, 2016
11. ## Math

A pilot surveys a flat circular area represented by 4pi square inches on a map. If 1 inch on the map represents 60 miles, how many square miles does the pilot survey?

asked by Winnie on March 12, 2015
12. ## 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?

asked by Kiki on December 8, 2014
13. ## 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?

asked by cali on August 5, 2016
14. ## math

In the scaled down drawing of a sport utility vehicle shown below,1/4 of an inch represents 1/2 of a foot. What is the unit rate in inches per foot? A. 1/2 of an inch per foot B. 1/8 of an inch per foot C. 1/4 of an inch per foot D. 2 inches per foot

asked by lisa gudin on January 31, 2019

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

asked by Cale on January 22, 2015
16. ## 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

asked by Micah on February 2, 2014
17. ## Math

The distance between Mountain View and crown top is 6.5 inches on a map if the scale on the map is 1 inch equals 25 miles what is the actual distance between the two towns 831.5 miles be 16.5 miles see 162.5 miles D 1 165 miles

asked by Anna on January 28, 2019
18. ## Math

The distance between Mountain View and crown top is 6.5 inches on a map if the scale on the map is 1 inch equals 25 miles what is the actual distance between the two towns a 31.5 miles be 16.25 miles C1 162.5 miles D1 165 miles

asked by Anna on January 28, 2019
19. ## Math (help)!!!!

Paula looked at a map of her city. The map indicated that 1 Inch represents 3 miles. Paula's home and City Hall 2 1/3 inches apart on the map. What is he distance between her home and City Hall. a) 6 1/2 miles b) 7 miles c) 14 miles d) 5 1/3 miles

asked by Laruen on September 4, 2012
20. ## 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

asked by jamie on November 25, 2017
21. ## 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

asked by Steve on December 8, 2016
22. ## 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

asked by Rym on January 19, 2015
23. ## 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?

asked by M on November 4, 2012
24. ## 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

asked by hudson on November 15, 2012
25. ## 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

asked by kiera on August 28, 2011
26. ## Intermediate Algebra Word Problem

A map's key indicates that 3/4 of an inch represents 60 miles. How many miles does 2 1/4 inches represent? in/mi 3/4 / 60 = 2 1/4 / x 3/4x = 60(2 1/4) .75x = 60 (2.25) .75x/.75x = 135/.75 x = 18mi. Is this correct?

asked by Jennifer on February 12, 2009
27. ## 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

asked by alicia on January 27, 2013
28. ## geometry

on a map that is drawn to scale 9 inches represents a distance of d miles. What represents d + 1 miles on the map

asked by nikki saleh on June 19, 2015
29. ## 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.

asked by Rose on August 28, 2008
30. ## 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?

asked by rasheeda on April 23, 2013
31. ## 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

asked by Hassanatu on March 10, 2016
32. ## 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.

asked by princesskitty on February 26, 2018
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?

asked by vincent on August 18, 2014
34. ## Math

On a map the 1 inch represents 100 miles. If the pounds below were on that map how far apart in miles would they actually be?

asked by Anonymous on January 12, 2016
35. ## 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

asked by lia on March 13, 2016
36. ## 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 ?

asked by Michele on July 10, 2017
37. ## math

Find the scale ratio of this map: 1 inch on the map represents 10 miles

asked by Sam on September 22, 2012
38. ## 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

asked by angel on September 14, 2016
39. ## math

On the map,1/4 inch stands for 100 miles. Two cities are 3 inches apart on the map.How many apart are they?

40. ## 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?

asked by Jessica Smith on April 17, 2012
41. ## 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?

asked by Carly on June 22, 2011
42. ## Math

On a map, 1 inch represents 120 miles. How much does 3/4 inch represent?

asked by Janeen on June 8, 2017
43. ## 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?

asked by sarah on April 11, 2012
44. ## 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?

asked by Candy on January 15, 2016
45. ## 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?

asked by lisha on September 5, 2009
46. ## 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?

asked by Tarik on January 30, 2014
47. ## 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?

asked by Pepsi on February 4, 2018
48. ## Math

The scale of a map is 1 inch + 25 miles. How many miles does 1.25 inches represent? 25 miles 31.25 miles 62.5 miles 49.25 miles

asked by Anonymous on December 3, 2018
49. ## Math :(

The scale of a map is 1 inch + 25 miles. How many miles does 1.25 inches represent? 25 miles 31.25 miles 62.5 miles 49.25 miles

asked by I Dont Matter on February 8, 2018
50. ## 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?

asked by Kevin on February 9, 2016
51. ## scaled math question

In a scaled drawing, 1/3 of an inch represents 6 feet. How many inches represent 54 feet

asked by Anonymous on June 2, 2012
52. ## math

In a scaled drawing 1/3 of an inch represents 6 feet how many inches represent 54 feet

asked by Brenda on August 7, 2012
53. ## math

on a map 2/5 inch represents 10 miles. how many miles are represented by one in

asked by Anonymous on January 19, 2016
54. ## 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?

asked by rihana on November 2, 2016
55. ## military,math

can someone please help me with these problems. The posted speed limit for trucks along national route 3 is 35mph. how many kilometers will a convoy cover after 3.7 hours on the road traveling at the posted. a) 804.85 b)129.5 c)208.37 d)80.4 The village of

asked by jake123 on April 5, 2007
56. ## 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.

asked by Anonymous on January 6, 2015

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

asked by Young Trippy Lil G on March 23, 2017
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.

asked by Anonymous on November 30, 2015
59. ## history maps

1 5/8 inches represents about how many miles on the scale bar on the political map legend? 3.8 centimeters represents about how many kilometers?

asked by tatiana on November 19, 2010
60. ## math

Ms. Sue please help me, The distance between morristown and bellington is 4 inches on a map. If the scale on the map is 1 inch = 25 miles, what is the actual distance between the two towns?

asked by Miranda on February 11, 2019
61. ## Math

The distance between Middletown in Somerville is 3.5 inches on a map if the map scale is 1 inch equal 20 miles what is the actual distance between the town

asked by Anna on January 14, 2019
62. ## math

1 inch - 25 miles on a map. what is the distance 1 3/4 inches

asked by beau on November 28, 2018
63. ## 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

asked by MATH HELP on May 22, 2017
64. ## 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?

asked by Sydney on February 25, 2017
65. ## math

On a map 1/2 an inch represents 250ft. What is the distance represented by 3 1/2 inches?

asked by malik on April 22, 2010
66. ## 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?

asked by Brittany on November 11, 2013
67. ## 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?

asked by Lisa on April 21, 2010
68. ## 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.

asked by Lisa on January 12, 2010
69. ## 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?

asked by CASSANRA on September 12, 2016
70. ## Mathematics

If a measurement of 2.25 inches on a map represents 50 miles, what distance does a measurement of 18 inches on the map represent?

71. ## 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

asked by tatum on May 20, 2016
72. ## 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

asked by anonymous on July 2, 2015
73. ## math

The map of the school has a scale of half inch 5 yards the distance from the library to the cafeteria is one and a half inches on the map how far is the library from the cafeteria

asked by Anonymous on April 10, 2014

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!!

asked by Sandra on November 15, 2012
75. ## 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?

asked by blake on April 28, 2015
76. ## 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

asked by Jason on April 19, 2016
77. ## math

Two cities on a map are 2 and 1/4 inches apart. The cities are actually 112.5 miles apart. How many miles is represented by one inch? What is the actual distance between two cities that are 4 and 3/4 inches apart? Use proportions

asked by Linda on January 12, 2015

Ms. Madeja is planning a trip to Trenton, NJ and the map has a scale indicator of 3/4 inch=25 miles Ms.Madeja measured 6 and 3/4 inches in Trenton.What is the distance she will travel...please help, thanks. (A)20.25 miles (B)225 miles (C)27.78 miles

asked by mama on February 16, 2014
79. ## 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?

asked by Emely on December 6, 2016
80. ## math

Based on the information from Part 1, determine whether each statement is True or False. Statements True - True False - False Jasmine's best friend lives .25 inches past the camp, which is 240 total miles away. Jasmine covers .75 inches in the first hour,

asked by jamie on November 25, 2017
81. ## 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?

asked by Lily on March 22, 2012
82. ## Pre calc

You are standing at the peak of a mountain that is 14000 feet above sea level. The angle of depression from this peak to a nearby smaller peak is 4°. On your map, these two peaks are represented by points that are 1 inch apart. If each inch on your map

asked by Sarah on August 9, 2015
83. ## Math

on a map 1/2 inch represents 50 miles. How long would a line need to be to represent 750 miles. so I thought I should divide 750 by 50 than multiply 15 { the answer I got } by 1/2 but I have a feeling its wrong

asked by S on April 26, 2017
84. ## 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

asked by toya on September 16, 2008
85. ## 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

asked by annabelle on January 29, 2014
86. ## math

on a map the scale is 1 inch equal 160 miles. what is the atual distance is 3 1/2 inches

asked by kamleen on August 2, 2010
87. ## Math

On a map 3/6 inch represents 60 kilometers. Distance A to B is 4 5/8 inches. Distance C to D is 5 3/5 inches. Distance E to F is 9 5/6 inches. What is the number of kilometers between A and B? What is the number of kilometers between C and D? What is the

asked by Sabena on January 15, 2015
88. ## 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?

asked by Sherri on July 23, 2013
89. ## math

John is looking at a map and it says that 1 inch = 50 miles. John wants to travel to a town that is 7.5 inches away on the map. How many miles must he travel to get there?

asked by Anonymous on March 26, 2014
90. ## math

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

asked by mayra on January 10, 2013
91. ## math

The scale on a map is 1 inch equals 5 feet . What is the distance between two points on the map that are 8.5 inches apart on the map?

asked by Dorcas on October 29, 2018
92. ## 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

asked by july on May 1, 2015
93. ## math

on a road map 1 inch corresponds to 30 miles. if the 2 cities are 150 miles apart, find the measurement on the map

asked by christopher on April 13, 2010
94. ## math >.<

for your birthday party, you make a map to your house on a 3-inch-wide by 5-inch-long index card.what will be the perimeter of your map if you use a copier to enlarge it so it is 8 inches long? Please explain!:(

asked by Anonymous on October 21, 2013
95. ## 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!!!!!

asked by Petrice on February 3, 2016
96. ## math

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

asked by Shakayla on February 24, 2014
97. ## 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

asked by I have 2 different names. Which would I put? on February 16, 2018
98. ## Math Help

A map of Asia has a scale of 1.5 inches=300 miles. The distance between Thailand and China is a about 5.25 inches. How far is it from Thailand to China in miles? Round to the nearest mile. A. 1,050 miles B. 1,575 miles C, 2.010 miles D. 2,362 miles Is the

asked by callie on November 20, 2014
99. ## 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

asked by Alyssa Martinez on May 20, 2012
100. ## 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.)

asked by Anonymous on March 5, 2015