Friday

October 24, 2014

October 24, 2014

Posted by **Chuck** on Monday, November 19, 2007 at 9:20pm.

- Math - Linear Equations -
**tchrwill**, Monday, November 19, 2007 at 9:54pmA car gets 21 mi/gal in city driving and 28 mi/gal highway driving. If 18 gal of gas are used in traveling 448 mi, how many miles were driven in the city, how many driven on the highway (assuming that only the given rates of usage were actually used)?

H = highway gallons and C = city gallons.

Then,

H + C = 18 and

21C + 28H = 448.

I suspect you can take it from here.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math - Convert --→ 14 qt _____ gal. Choose the best answer from the ...

math - LPG (liquedfied petroleum gas) is stored in highly insulated spherical ...

algebra - given two containers, one holding 4 gal. and the other holding 3 gal. ...

Math - Omar owns a car and a moped. He can afford 12 gal of gasoline to be split...

Math - I am having an issue with this problem: Subtract: 8 gal 7 qt - 3 gal 2 qt...

MATH - substract 8gal 7qt-3gal 2qt simple form is the answer 5gal 3 qt 4 gal 5 ...

calculus - An automobile computer gives a digital readout of fuel consumption in...

chemistry - A small storage tank for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) appears to be...

word problem - 1. During 60mi of city driving, Jenna averaged 15mi/gal. She then...

College Math - LPG is stored in highly insulated spherical vessels in most oil ...