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# A tour bus holds 43 tourists what is the total number of tourists that can be carried by 17 tour buses?

## Answer

###### Wiki User

###### February 02, 2009 8:17PM

Well that's simple. Just multiply 43 by 17 on a calculator. 43 x 17= 731 You do this because: 1 bus = 43 tourists So how does 1 make 17? Times by 17. And you do the same to the other side. 17 buses = 731 tourists The answer is 731 tourists.