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8-45.

The table below shows speed limits in some foreign countries in kilometers per hour. One kilometer is equal to $0.6$ miles. What are these speed limits in miles per hour?

Country Country Roads Motorways Speed Limits in km per hour Australia $100$ $110$ South Africa $100$ $120$ Great Britain $96$ $112$ Turkey $90$ $90$

Convert each speed limit value into miles per hour based on the conversion factor given.

Great Britain:
Country Roads: $58$ miles per hour
Motorways: $67$ miles per hour

Australia:
Country Roads: $100 · 0.6 = 60$ miles per hour
Motorways: $110 · 0.6 = 66$ miles per hour