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Say that a truck driver averages 5 miles to the gallon. What would the total number of gallons of fuel will he use on the trip? He travels 720 miles
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The cost of diesel fuel is about $3.00 per gallon. What is the estimated fuel cost for the round trip?
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HELP :O
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(1 gallon/5 miles)*(720 miles) = ??? gallons
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tell me what you get
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144
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so you use 144 gallons, good
(144 gallons)*(3 dollars/1 gallon) = ??? dollars
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432
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yep, it will cost you a total of $432 to fill up 144 gallons
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this is of course assuming the price stays the same
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Oh okay right :)
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you're welcome