# Paul swam 7 5/8 miles. His sister swam five times as many miles. How many miles did Paul’s sister swim?

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Paul swam 7 5/8 miles. His sister swam five times as many miles. How many miles did Paul’s sister swim?

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1 year 2021-09-02T02:34:04+00:00 1 Answers 8 views 0

Distance cover by Paul’s sister by swim = 38.125 miles

Explanation:

Given:

Distance cover by Paul by swim = $$7\frac{5}{8}$$ = 61/8 miles

Distance cover by Paul’s sister by swim = 5 times Distance cover by Paul

Find:

Distance cover by Paul’s sister by swim

Computation:

Distance cover by Paul’s sister by swim = 5 times Distance cover by Paul

Distance cover by Paul’s sister by swim = 5 x [61 / 8 miles]

Distance cover by Paul’s sister by swim = 305 / 8 miles

Distance cover by Paul’s sister by swim = 38.125 miles