# A wheel with a radius of 12 inches will move 377 inches when rolled five times. How far will the same wheel move, to the nearest inch, in 16 rolls?

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Nov 24, 2016

#### Explanation:

You could find the length of the circumference and find the distance of any number of rolls from that.

Using the formula:

therefore after 16 rolls, the wheel will cover a distance of:

You could also use the proportion method by comparing: