# Chapter 9 - Measurement - 9.2 Measuring Area and Volume - Exercise Set 9.2: 71

Japan has a greater mass by $77,881 km^{2}$

#### Work Step by Step

Step 1. 1 square mile=2.59 square kilometers Phillipines 300000 km Step 2: $\frac{145900mi}{1}\times\frac{2.59km}{1mi}=377,881km$ Step 3:$377,881-300,000=77,881$

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