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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsGeography · 2 months ago

Lerato measures from cpt toJohannesburg to be 28cm. If the scale on the map is 2cm:100km, how many kilometres is johannesburg from cape town?

3 Answers

  • Bill-M
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    2 CM is equal to 100 KM   That means that 1 CM is equal to 50KM.

    50 times 28 is your answer.

  • 2 months ago

    1 cm equals 50 km.  28 cm x 50 km/cm.

  • 2 months ago

    (28 cm) * (100 km/2 cm) = 1400 km.  And Lerato is apparently a good measurer, because that's about the right distance!

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