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9-6.

Alan runs in a race that is $5$ miles long. Copy the percent ruler below and use it to help determine how many miles he has completed after $72\%$ of the race.

$10\%$ of $5$ miles is $0.5$ miles. $1\%$ of $5$ miles is $0.05$ miles. Can you use this information to find $82\%$ of $5$ miles?

$3.6$ miles