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 2 years ago
PLZ HELP MEDAL WILL BE GIVEN
Each unit on the map represents 5 miles. What is the actual distance from Oceanfront to Seaside?
A)about 10 miles
B)about 50 miles
C)about 8 miles
D)about 40 miles
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 2 years ago
PLZ HELP MEDAL WILL BE GIVEN Each unit on the map represents 5 miles. What is the actual distance from Oceanfront to Seaside? A)about 10 miles B)about 50 miles C)about 8 miles D)about 40 miles (see the attachment)

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Jenn777
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4distance squared = (X2  X1)^2 + (Y2  Y1)^2 distance squared = (2  3)^2 + (4  2)^2 distance squared = (5)^2 + (6)^2 distance squared = 25 + 36 distance squared = 61 Therefore; distance = square root of 61 = 7.8 approximately  since each unit represents 5 miles: distance (actual) = 7.8 * 5 = 39 miles <== Answer!

joyflow
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so its basicly 40 miles rite? if i was to estimate it

joyflow
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or round it to the nearest 10th
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