# Measurement and Map Scales Conversion.

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Find the perimeter of the triangle in mm.

Using the given map, find the distances between the cities

Measure distances to the nearest sixteenth of an inch.

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For the first question, you will need to measure each side of the triangle in milimeters (mm) and add them up. If you have a ruler that only has cm metric on it, then measure each of the three sides with the cm metric and then convert these measurements to mm. Then you will finally add up all these three sides in mm.

I will use a cm metric ruler to measure each side of the triangle.

The shorter slanted side is 2.6 cm.

The longer slanted side is 3.6cm

The base side is 5.1cm

I will then convert each of these measurement to ...

#### Solution Summary

This solution is comprised of detailed explanation of measurement and conversion of map scales.