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katlin95
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A map is scaled so that 1 cm on the map is equal to 15 actual miles. If two cities on the map are 10 cm apart, proportion would you use to solve the problem?
A. map/actual=1/15=10/x
B.. map/actual = 15/1 = 10/x
C. map/actual = 15/1 = x/10
D. map/actual = x/15 = 10/1
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katlin95 Group Title
A map is scaled so that 1 cm on the map is equal to 15 actual miles. If two cities on the map are 10 cm apart, proportion would you use to solve the problem? A. map/actual=1/15=10/x B.. map/actual = 15/1 = 10/x C. map/actual = 15/1 = x/10 D. map/actual = x/15 = 10/1
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@jim_thompson5910
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
which one did you get
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
or are you completely stuck?
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katlin95 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I got D. lol tryna solve it
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katlin95 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
actually sorry I got A
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
1 cm corresponds to 15 actual miles so we can use 1/15 as one side of the equation 10 cm corresponds to x miles, so the other side would be 10/x
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good, I got A as well
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