Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-6 Ratios, Rates, and Conversions - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 120: 31


.5 miles is longer.

Work Step by Step

In a mile, there are 5280 feet. Thus, we multiply .5 miles by 5280 feet to obtain that there are 2640 feet in .5 miles. 2640 is greater than 640 feet, so .5 miles is longer.
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