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equivalent equation: Jerry rented a canoo from a canoe rental company for a total of $32. The company charges $20 for the first hour and $1.50 for each additional hour. the equation below can be used to find h, the number of hours the canoe was rented. 20+(h1)(1.5)=32.
 one year ago
equivalent equation: Jerry rented a canoo from a canoe rental company for a total of $32. The company charges $20 for the first hour and $1.50 for each additional hour. the equation below can be used to find h, the number of hours the canoe was rented. 20+(h1)(1.5)=32.

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nincompoop
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1okay and your question is?

smartgal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1is 20(1.5)+H=32 equivelant to 20+(h1)(1.5)=32

smartgal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1got it! it's 20+(1.5h1.5)=32

smartgal
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes , but that's ok I figured it out thank you so much

nincompoop
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1let us see what we can do with your formula 20 + (h1) (1.5) = 32 we want to look for the value of h first, we need to use distribution since we have (h1) (1.5) 20 + 1.5h  1.5 = 32 we want to solve for h, so we have to isolate it by subtracting 20 and then adding 1.5 on both sides of the equation (the righthand side and lefthand side or RHS and LHS) 1.5h = 13.5 now divide both sides by 1.5 to get h
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