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1.The distance from the Earth to the Moon is about 240,000 miles. What is this distance inmeters? The Concorde SST has an air speed of about 2,400 km/hr. If the Concorde couldfly to the Moon, how many seconds would it take?ms
2.The annual production of sodium hydroxide in the United States in 1994 was 25.83 billionpounds. One cubic centimeter of sodium hydroxide has a mass of 2.130 grams.Howmany cubic meters of sodium hydroxide were produced in 1994?3
3.The waist of a pair of trousers was 32.5 inches measured in American sizes.What wouldthe size be in Berlin where the waist size is given in cm?
4.A sip of wine is about 2.0 mL.If a 1985 bottle of Laffite Rothschild Pauillac containing750 mL costs $680, how much does just one sip of the wine cost?

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Term
Spring
Professor
Dr. Gerringer
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