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  • 1. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1458 miles away?

    • A.

      Louisville, KY

    • B.

      Buffalo, NY

    • C.

      Boston, MA

    • D.

      Chicago, IL

    Correct Answer
    D. Chicago, IL
    Explanation
    Chicago, IL is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1458 miles away.

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  • 2. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1805 miles away?

    • A.

      Pittsburgh, PA

    • B.

      Washington, DC

    • C.

      Birmingham, AL

    • D.

      Philadelphia, PA

    Correct Answer
    C. Birmingham, AL
    Explanation
    Birmingham, AL is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1805 miles away. This can be determined by calculating the distances between Salt Lake City and the other cities listed. Pittsburgh, PA, Washington, DC, and Philadelphia, PA are all located in the eastern part of the United States, which is significantly farther from Salt Lake City compared to Birmingham, AL. Therefore, Birmingham, AL is the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1556 miles away?

    • A.

      Buffalo, NY

    • B.

      Washington, DC

    • C.

      Memphis, TN

    • D.

      Philadelphia, PA

    Correct Answer
    C. Memphis, TN
    Explanation
    Memphis, TN is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1556 miles away.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1743 miles away?

    • A.

      Cleveland, OH

    • B.

      New Orleans, LA

    • C.

      Philadelphia, PA

    • D.

      Boston, MA

    Correct Answer
    B. New Orleans, LA
    Explanation
    New Orleans, LA is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1743 miles away. This can be determined by calculating the distance between Salt Lake City and each of the other cities listed.

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  • 5. 

    Which of the following U.S. cities is closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at about 1978 miles away?

    • A.

      Buffalo, NY

    • B.

      Philadelphia, PA

    • C.

      Miami, FL

    • D.

      Boston, MA

    Correct Answer
    A. Buffalo, NY
    Explanation
    Buffalo, NY is the closest U.S. city to Salt Lake City, UT, at about 1978 miles away.

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  • 6. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1786 miles away?

    • A.

      Birmingham, AL

    • B.

      Buffalo, NY

    • C.

      Philadelphia, PA

    • D.

      Cleveland, OH

    Correct Answer
    D. Cleveland, OH
    Explanation
    Cleveland, OH is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1786 miles away.

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  • 7. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1239 miles away?

    • A.

      Dallas, TX

    • B.

      Boston, MA

    • C.

      Pittsburgh, PA

    • D.

      Minneapolis, MN

    Correct Answer
    A. Dallas, TX
    Explanation
    Salt Lake City, UT is approximately 1239 miles away from Dallas, TX. This means that Dallas is the closest city to Salt Lake City among the given options.

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  • 8. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1721 miles away?

    • A.

      Detroit, MI

    • B.

      New Orleans, LA

    • C.

      Birmingham, AL

    • D.

      Cleveland, OH

    Correct Answer
    A. Detroit, MI
    Explanation
    Detroit, MI is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1721 miles away. This can be determined by calculating the distance between the two cities and comparing it to the distances of the other options.

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  • 9. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1465 miles away?

    • A.

      Cleveland, OH

    • B.

      New York, NY

    • C.

      Pittsburgh, PA

    • D.

      Houston, TX

    Correct Answer
    D. Houston, TX
    Explanation
    Houston, TX is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1465 miles away. This can be determined by calculating the distance between Salt Lake City and each of the given cities. Among the options, Houston, TX has the shortest distance to Salt Lake City, making it the closest city.

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  • 10. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1545 miles away?

    • A.

      Indianapolis, IL

    • B.

      New Orleans, LA

    • C.

      Washington, DC

    • D.

      Louisville, KY

    Correct Answer
    A. Indianapolis, IL
    Explanation
    Indianapolis, IL is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1545 miles away. This can be determined by calculating the distance between Salt Lake City and each of the other cities listed.

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  • 11. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1,647 miles away?

    • A.

      Cleveland, OH

    • B.

      Louisville, KY

    • C.

      New York, NY

    • D.

      Washington, DC

    Correct Answer
    B. Louisville, KY
    Explanation
    Louisville, KY is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1,647 miles away. This can be determined by calculating the distance between Salt Lake City and each of the other cities listed.

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  • 12. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1243 miles away?

    • A.

      Memphis, TN

    • B.

      Louisville, KY

    • C.

      Minneapolis, MN

    • D.

      Detroit, MI

    Correct Answer
    C. Minneapolis, MN
    Explanation
    Minneapolis, MN is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1243 miles away. This can be determined by calculating the distance between Salt Lake City and each of the other cities listed. Memphis, TN is further away, as it is located in the southeastern part of the United States. Louisville, KY is also farther away, as it is located in the eastern part of the country. Detroit, MI is the farthest city from Salt Lake City, as it is located in the northeastern part of the United States. Therefore, Minneapolis, MN is the correct answer.

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  • 13. 

    Which of the following cities is the closest to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1383 miles away?

    • A.

      Philadelphia, PA

    • B.

      St. Louis, MO

    • C.

      Memphis, TN

    • D.

      Cleveland, OH

    Correct Answer
    B. St. Louis, MO
    Explanation
    St. Louis, MO is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT, at approximately 1383 miles away. This can be determined by calculating the distances between Salt Lake City and each of the other cities listed. Philadelphia, PA is further away, as it is on the opposite side of the country. Memphis, TN and Cleveland, OH are also farther from Salt Lake City compared to St. Louis, MO. Therefore, St. Louis, MO is the correct answer as it is the closest city to Salt Lake City, UT.

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