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jbrocksmysocks96
 2 years ago
A family has two cars. The first car has a fuel efficiency of 35 miles per gallon of gas and the second has a fuel efficiency of 40 miles per gallon of gas. During one particular week, the two cars went a combined total of 2200 miles, for a total gas consumption of 60 gallons. How many gallons were consumed by each of the two cars that week?
jbrocksmysocks96
 2 years ago
A family has two cars. The first car has a fuel efficiency of 35 miles per gallon of gas and the second has a fuel efficiency of 40 miles per gallon of gas. During one particular week, the two cars went a combined total of 2200 miles, for a total gas consumption of 60 gallons. How many gallons were consumed by each of the two cars that week?

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SnuggieLad
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What don't you understand?

SnuggieLad
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@amistre64 @abb0t @satellite73 Hey guys I have to go can you help?

amistre64
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1its a system of equations setup

amistre64
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1t + f = 60 35t + 40f = 2200 something similar to this id say

amistre64
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1might have the 60 and 2200 switched tho

amistre64
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you can go 35 miles for every t gallons you can go 40 miles for every f gallons its good ...
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