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a rental car costs $25 plus a fixed charge per mile driven. The total charge for 210 miles of use was $67. Write an equation for the cost, C (in dollars), in terms of the miles driven, X.

 Jun 30, 2018

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First, we need acknowledge that 25 is the fixed number.

67 - 25 = 42

210/42 = 5

This means that 5$ is charged every mile.

Thus, we obtain

C = 25 + 5x

 Jun 30, 2018
 #1
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Best Answer

First, we need acknowledge that 25 is the fixed number.

67 - 25 = 42

210/42 = 5

This means that 5$ is charged every mile.

Thus, we obtain

C = 25 + 5x

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