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You leave school and the end of the day and walk 3/8 of a mile away before realizing that you left your backpack and immediately turn around you then walk 1/6 of a mile back towards school at this point assuming you walked in a straight line how many miles are you from school? Explain answer

Correct result:

x =  0.2083 mi


x=3816=524=0.2083 mi

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