On the sea, distances are measured in nautical miles rather than miles. 1 nautical mile = 6080 feet and 1 knot = 1 nautical mile/hour
a. If a boat travels 16 knots in 1 hour, how far will it have traveled in feet? Write and solve an equation.
b. About how fast was the boat traveling in miles per hour? Round your answer to the nearest hundredth.
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And we want to figure out uhhhh, 16 knots in 1 hour.

Solving it is easy, I'm just trying to think of the correct equation they want to see hehe.

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