MATH PROBLEM URGENT help me!?

estimate 25,214/47

plz help

need anwser tonight

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Update:

also i need help with:

if the kids travel 5857 km's and switch games every 575 km's how many games did they play?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Best Answer

    550.

    You're supposed to estimate it. 50 x 500 = 25,000, which is close to 25,214, and 47<50, so I'd estimate the number to be somewhere higher like 550.

    No right answer. Mine's as right as anyone's.

  • 1 decade ago

    When you estimate, round the numbers out before you divide.

    25,214 could be rounded to 25,200 and 47 can be rounded to 50 for example.

    Now 25,200/50 is much easier

    25,200/50=540 which is an estimate of 25,214/47

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    For a rough estimate make these round numbers.

    25,200/50

    50 goes into 200 four times. It goes into 1,000 twenty times. 25x20=500. 500+4=504

    The actual answer is 536.468 so we were reasonably close.

    Source(s): google calculator
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    42

    Source(s): kevin bacon
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  • 1 decade ago

    it is according to what place you need to estimate. The answer is approx. 536.468, so I would estimate approximately 500 or 540.

  • 1 decade ago

    estimating requires rounding up or down, so:

    25000/50 =500

    hope that helps

  • ?
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    25,214/47 = 536.46808510638297872340425531915

    So roughly 540 is a close estimation

  • 1 decade ago

    530, if you round to nearest tenth.

    500, if you round to nearest hundredth.

  • 1 decade ago

    Oh, thats easy. 26,000/50= 520 :)

    Source(s): I know it
  • 1 decade ago

    use a calculator dude

    just guess something close to the answer after you know it (ex: 520 instead of 536.468...)

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