Question
Asked Sep 7, 2019

Convert/Dimensional Analysis

15 yd to mi

check_circleExpert Solution
Step 1

Meter, yard and miles are some common units of distance. These units can be converted into each other with the help of different conversions factors in dimensional analysis method.

Step 2

Conversion factors are used to convert different units into each other. Conversion factors for the conversion of yard to miles is: 

1 mile = 1760 yards

Step 3

Use this conversion factor to conve...

1 miles
15 yards 1760 yards
= 8.5 x103 miles
help_outline

Image Transcriptionclose

1 miles 15 yards 1760 yards = 8.5 x103 miles

fullscreen

Want to see the full answer?

See Solution

Check out a sample Q&A here.

Want to see this answer and more?

Solutions are written by subject experts who are available 24/7. Questions are typically answered within 1 hour*

See Solution
*Response times may vary by subject and question
Tagged in

Science

Chemistry

Scientific Measurement

Related Chemistry Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by student like you

Show more Q&A add
question_answer

Q: 7. Carryout the following conversions. (a) 25.0 m to km

A: The equation speed = distance/time to solve for distance gives distance = speed *time.1 Km =1000m

question_answer

Q: A  person is 6 feet 4 inches tall; how many cm tall are they?  2.54 cm = 1 in. Report your answer wi...

A: The conversion factor for feet and inches is:1 feet = 12 inches Hence, 6 feet =12 X 6 inches        ...

question_answer

Q: NaHCO3(aq) + CH3COOH(aq)NaCH3COO(aq) + H2O(l) + CO2(g)Which of the following could be a way to incre...

A: Le Chatelier’s Principle: If equilibrium is disturbed by changing the conditions, the system will mo...

question_answer

Q: Determine the number of the following:(a) square meters in 1 square kilometer(b) cubic centimeters i...

A: (a) Conversion factor is a formula which defined the relation between one set of units of a particul...

question_answer

Q: 1) Draw the major resonance structure for the following compound; include lone pairs of electrons, f...

A: (1)A resonance structures is possible for the given compound by the delocalization of electrons. The...

question_answer

Q: In an air-conditioned room at 21.0 ∘C, a spherical bubble had the diameter of 60.0 cm. When taken ou...

A: Click to see the answer

question_answer

Q: Name the following binary molecule compounds: CO2

A: For naming a binary molecular compound, the element that has lower electronegativity is given first ...

question_answer

Q: Pentane (C5H12) is a liquid with a density of 0.626 g/mL near 25°C. Use the equation below to find t...

A: A liquid with low density has different mass in air and vacuum , this is due to the bouyancy of air....

question_answer

Q: Charlotte is driving at 66.4mi/h and receives a text message. She looks at her phone and takes her e...

A: Given,Speed = 66.4 mi/h Time = 4.30 secsConversion of seconds to hours: