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I have a map where Indy and Ft. Wayne are 3 centimeters apart. Kokomo and Indy are 1.5 cm apart on the map. If I know that Indy and Ft. Wayne are really 120 miles apart, how far would Indy and Kokomo be in real life?

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Indy     Kokomo     Wayne

Indy and Wayne are 3cm apart<-->120 miles

Indy and Kokomo are 1.5cm apart<---->x miles

x=1.5*120/3=60 miles

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