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anonymous
 4 years ago
Paul rented a car for $129 plus $0.25 per mile. The total bill at the end of his trip was $216.50. Use the equation 129 + 0.25x = 216.50 to find the number of miles he drove
anonymous
 4 years ago
Paul rented a car for $129 plus $0.25 per mile. The total bill at the end of his trip was $216.50. Use the equation 129 + 0.25x = 216.50 to find the number of miles he drove

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0simple solve for x get x by itself by subtracting 129 from both sides then divide by .25 both sides and there you go

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you don't have a calc?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the answer is 350 miles

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1129 + 0.25x = 216.50 .25x = 87.50 x = 87.50/.25 x = 350 Paul drove 250 miles and got a bill for @216.50. I hope he paid the bill.
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