# The distance around a basketball, or circumference, is about three times the circumference of a softball. Using a variable, what is the expression that represent the circumference of a basketball?

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Jul 19, 2018

#### Answer:

or

#### Explanation:

Given: The circumference of a basketball is 3 times the circumference of a baseball.

**In terms of the radius:**

**In terms of the diameter:**