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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?

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**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.

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