## Calculation of true distance of a line measuring 160.42 m using a tape that is 0.02m too long

**Problem**

A 50-m steel tape that is is 0.02 m too long was used to measure the distance between two points *A* and *B*. If the measured distance was 160.42 m, calculate the correct distance between *A* and *B*.

A. 160.356 m | C. 160.844 m |

B. 160.484 m | D. 160.563 m |