A scale on a map says that 1 inch represents 60 miles. If the distance between two points on the map is \(2 \frac{\mathrm{1} }{\mathrm{2} }\) inches, how many miles are between the two points?

A scale on a map says that 1 inch represents 60 miles. If the distance between two points on the map is \(2 \frac{\mathrm{1} }{\mathrm{2} }\) inches, how many miles are between the two points?

Detailed Explanation

\(2 \frac{\mathrm{1} }{\mathrm{2} } \times 60 = 150\)