Posted by shana on Monday, July 28, 2008 at 8:40pm.
a pickup truck has a main tank with a 17 3/4 gallon capacity and an auxiliary tank which holds 15 1/8 gallons. if the truck gets 14 6/10 mpg, how far can the truck trqavel before running out of gas?

math  Ms. Sue, Monday, July 28, 2008 at 9:28pm
First find the tanks' capacities by adding: 17 3/4 + 15 1/8 = ??
Then, divide the answer above by 14 6/10.
We'll be glad to check your answer.