There are 1.609344 kilometers in one mile. Therefore to get amount of miles in kilometers, value of miles has to be multiplies by amount of kilometers in one mile: 5 miles = 5 * 1.609344
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5 kilometers is equal to 3.10685596 miles, therefore miles are longer!
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1. Be aware that of the two measurements, the mile is longer. So, if you want to convert from miles to kilometers you know you'll have to multiply. 2. Determine how far you're going
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1 Determine the value in miles (represented by "mi" in the formula) you want to convert to kilometers and insert in into the blank space below. ____ mi * 63360 in 1 mi
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