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MeowLover17

  • one year ago

A cab charges $1.45 for the first mile and $0.55 for each additional mile. Write and solve an inequality to determine how many miles Ariel can travel if she has $35 to spend.

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  1. MeowLover17
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    A.$1.45 + $0.55x ≥ $35; x ≥ 61 miles B. $1.45 + $0.55x ≤ $35; x ≤ 61 miles C.$0.55 + $1.45x ≥ $35; x ≥ 23 miles D. $0.55 + $1.45x ≤ $35; x ≤ 23 miles

  2. MeowLover17
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    @welshfella

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    @danicap

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    @math&ing001

  5. math&ing001
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    Let x be the number of miles Ariel can travel. The initial charge (1.45) plus the charge for every mile x*0.55 chould be inferior to $35.

  6. MeowLover17
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    Ok

  7. MeowLover17
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    So far we can cancel out Answers C and D

  8. MeowLover17
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    So would the answer be A?

  9. math&ing001
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    Actually this gives you all you need, you just need to put in mathematical form. A tells you that that sum should be superior, so no.

  10. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    no - she can only spend up to 35 dollars

  11. MeowLover17
    • one year ago
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    OH i see so the answer would be B @math&ing001 & @welshfella

  12. math&ing001
    • one year ago
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    Yep !

  13. MeowLover17
    • one year ago
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    Thanks for your help!!!

  14. MeowLover17
    • one year ago
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    Could you help me with one more? i'll open a new question so i can give you another medal

  15. math&ing001
    • one year ago
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    Welcome, and yeah sure !

  16. MeowLover17
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    Okay awesome

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