Posted by **Christy** on Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 4:06pm.

check my answer please.....

1 euro is worth 1.2 U.S dollars

if I budget 150$ per night for a hotel room. What is the maximum number of euros I should spend for a room?

My answer is 108 euros as a maximum (with an actual number of 107.425)

Correct???

- Math-check my answer -
**DrBob222**, Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 4:09pm
I get a different number.

$150 x (1 euro/$1.20) =

- Math-check my answer -
**Christy**, Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 4:25pm
Bob are you getting 180 euros ?

That was my first answer but it looked wrong

- Math-check my answer -
**DrBob222**, Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 4:28pm
No. Are you using a calculator. 150/1.2 = 125.

- Math-check my answer -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 4:30pm
Yes, Christy, $180 is correct.

Think of it this way. If you buy a cup of coffee for 1 Euro, you're spending U.S. $1.20. As DrBob showed, you multiply the number of Euros by the amount you paid in U.S. dollars for each Euro.

- Math-check my answer -
**Christy**, Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 4:43pm
So she should only spend 125 euros that would be the equivalent of 150$ US ?

I am confused as to what the true answer should be ?

- 24x^2y^11/(8xy^6) -
**aba**, Saturday, September 26, 2009 at 8:21pm
3y^5x

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Math-which is correct - 1 euro is worth 1.2 U.S dollars if I budget 150$ per ...
- math - Sybil is planning a trip to Paris. She estimates that 1 euro is worth ...
- Math - 3) While traveling for vacation, you have decided to divide your lodging ...
- math - Help please >.< The Hotel Lakewell has 450 rooms. Currently the ...
- math - Help pleaseeee The Hotel Regal has 500 rooms. Currently the hotel is ...
- Math - A car boy in California purchased 6onces of silver for 3000 euro. what is...
- Math - The Hotel Regal has 600 rooms. Currently the hotel is filled . The daily ...
- chemistry - Gasoline in Great Britain costs 1.40 euros per liter. What is the ...
- math - Suppose you are exchanging currency in the London airport. The currency...
- precalculus - The Hotel Thomasina has 500 rooms. Currently the hotel is filled...

More Related Questions