# If Kioko can run 6 miles in 36 minutes, how far can he run in 84 minutes at this same rate?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 4, 2018

#### Answer:

**Kioko can run 14 miles in 84 minutes.**

Here's how I did it:

#### Explanation:

To solve this, we set up a proportion:

Let

Now, we use this method called cross multiplication:

As you can see from this image, we multiply

Now we divide both sides by

**Kioko can run 14 miles in 84 minutes.**

Hope this helps!