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  • one year ago

Jane Drove 240 miles using 9 gallons of gas. At this rate, how many gallons of would she need to drive 216 miles

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  1. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    one approach find the rate for 1 mile then multiply by 216 miles

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Answer is 24?

  3. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1440867133622:dw|

  4. anonymous
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    sorry i cant read that :/

  5. anonymous
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    is that 9/240 X 216?

  6. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    no cannot be has to be less than 9

  7. triciaal
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    |dw:1440867338538:dw|

  8. anonymous
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    81/10

  9. triciaal
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    240 miles uses 9 gallons 216 miles is less than 240 so has to use less than 9 gallons

  10. triciaal
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    so 8 gallons

  11. anonymous
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    wrong

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @madhu.mukherjee.946

  13. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    well its coming to 8.1

  14. anonymous
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    yeah i got that same

  15. madhu.mukherjee.946
    • one year ago
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    http://www.algebra.com/algebra/homework/word/travel/Travel_Word_Problems.faq.question.675786.html check this sum its the same

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