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Destinyyyy
 one year ago
A car rental agency charges $150 per week plus $0.25 per mile to rent a car. The total cost, C, for the renting the car for one week and driving it x miles can be modeled by the formula . How many miles can you travel in one week for $175?
Destinyyyy
 one year ago
A car rental agency charges $150 per week plus $0.25 per mile to rent a car. The total cost, C, for the renting the car for one week and driving it x miles can be modeled by the formula . How many miles can you travel in one week for $175?

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Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got 193.75 but its wrong..

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I plugged 175 in for x.. Was that wrong?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0First, lets only use our vial information.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0We have $175. We automatically lose $150. Cause we rented for 1 week. We have $25 to drive with. Every mile we drive, it costs $0.25

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hold on. \[$175  $150 = $25\] \[$25 \div $0.25 = 100\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0We can drive 100 miles in 1 week.

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay. So I should have ignored the formula it gave?

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh gosh it didnt copy it... A car rental agency charges $150 per week plus $0.25 per mile to rent a car. The total cost, C, for the renting the car for one week and driving it x miles can be modeled by the formula C=0.25x+150 . How many miles can you travel in one week for $175?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Its basiclly what I said. Just righten in another way.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0C is our total cost. Which was given to us at the end "$175".

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So rewright it and make it look like an equation 0.25x + 150 = 175

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Since we already solved it we know x = 100.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.00.25(100) + 150 = 175

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Which makes 25 + 150 = 175

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x is still 100. Either way you solve it.

Destinyyyy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay I see where i messed up. Thanks.
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