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anonymous
 5 years ago
A taxi ride cost $2.50 for the 1/2 mile, and $0.25 for every 1/4 mile after that. How much will a 5 mile trip cost?
anonymous
 5 years ago
A taxi ride cost $2.50 for the 1/2 mile, and $0.25 for every 1/4 mile after that. How much will a 5 mile trip cost?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0spilt up your trip and multiply the distance by the cost

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then add up the different parts of the trip. get it?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I will solve it and post my answer

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok no problem lets work it out a little you know that you trip is 5 miles and the first 1/2 mile costs different for the rest which is (5  1/2)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the first 1/2 mile costs 2.50 then you need to add the cost of the rest of the trip

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How do you fiqure out how much the rest of the trip costs?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0By multiplying the 4.5 by $0.25

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you COULD do that but .25 isnt the cost per mile. What is the cost per mile?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0.25 cents for every 1/4 mile after the first 1/2 mile

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes for every 1/4 mile. How much does it cost to go a whole mile?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes so now you can fiqure out how much it costs to go 4.5 miles

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then add that cost with 4.50 and your done!

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0useless math does a variation where he finds how many 1/4 miles are in 4.5 miles. You should look at his answer too!
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