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The official width-to-length ratio of the United States flag is 1:1.9. If a United States flag was 9.5 feet long, how wide would it be?

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  1. anonymous
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    let w denote the actual width. we can rewrite 1:1.9 as 1/1.9=10/19 so, 10/19=w/9.5 or we can also write it as, 10/19=10w/95 try solve the equation to get the value of w.

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    the width is 5?

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    good.thats right.

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    ok! thank you once again!

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    no problem Egirl.

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