How many feet is 33 miles?

Mar 11, 2018

See a solution process below:

Explanation:

There are 5,280 feet in 1 mile so we can write a conversion factor as:

$1 \text{ mile" = 5280" feet}$

To find the number of feet in 33 miles multiply each side of the equation by $\textcolor{red}{33}$

$\textcolor{red}{33} \times 1 \text{ mile" = color(red)(33) xx 5280" feet}$

$33 \text{ mile" = 174240" feet}$

There are 174,240 feet in 33 miles