Friday

March 6, 2015

March 6, 2015

Posted by **Stacy** on Monday, September 17, 2007 at 12:17pm.

A car uses 12 L of gasoline in traveling 150 km. At that rate, how

many liters of gasoline will be used in a trip of 400 km?

- Algebra Help -
**Ms. Sue**, Monday, September 17, 2007 at 12:22pmYou could set it up as a proportion, with x being the number of liters used in 400 km.

12/150 as x/400

Cross multiply and solve for x.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Physics - A 500 kg car has an engine that uses only 40% of the energy from the ...

Physics - A 500 kg car has an engine that uses only 40% of the energy from the ...

chemistry - Calculate the volume of gasoline, in liters, that you would add to ...

Physics - The driver of a 1350 kg car, initially traveling at 10.6 m/s, applies ...

algebra 1 - The Ricco family filled the gasoline tank of their car at the ...

math - A motorcyclist used 3.21 liters of gasoline to travel from Greenfield to ...

algebra 2 - The Butler family drives home from a vacation. The table of values ...

Math - A gasoline tank contains 500 liters of gasoline. By the end of each day, ...

Math - A vehicle starts w/ a full tank of gasoline and travels 150 miles. While ...

Physics - A can of gasoline has a rectangular base with dimensions of 13.5 cm by...