The scale of a map is 1|4000000.What is the actual distancer between the two towns if they are 5cm apart on the map.

| stands for the rational symbol

1 cm on map represents= 4000000 cm

5 cm on map represents =5×4000000=20000000cm=200000m =200 km

Thus, the actual distance between two towns = 200km.

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