6 boys take part in a relay event each boy runs 3/4 of a mile , how far do they run altogether ? please help , thanks ?
- 2 months ago
4 1/2 miles. 6 x 3/4 equals 4.5
- .Lv 72 months ago
# of boys x distance run by each = total distance OR distance run by boy + distance run by boy + distance run by boy + (add distance for each boy who ran) = total distance run (very basic math problem).
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- oldprofLv 72 months ago
Take 3/4 mi and add it six times, one time per boy. So you have 3/4 + 3/4 + 3/4 + 3/4 + 3/4 + 3/4 = 18/4 miles.
- Anonymous2 months ago
You don’t know how to multiply 6 * 3/4 or 6 times .75.