Posted by **sandra ** on Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 10:20am.

One taxicab charges 75 cents for the first quarter-mile and 15 cents for each additional mile. The competing taxi company charges $1.00 for the first quarter-mile and 10 cents for each additional mile.

1. what distance would produce the same fare for the two taxi companies?

2. How did you get the answer/

- Math -
**Writeacher**, Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 10:22am
Assistance needed.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- human relations - one taxi cab company charges 75 cents for the first quarter ...
- math - one taxi charges 75 cents for the first quarter-mile and 15 cents for ...
- thinking outside of the box - one taxi company charges 75 cents for the first ...
- math - if the taxi fare is c cents for the first quarter mile and s cent for ...
- geometry - a taxicab charges $1.45 for the first 1/5 mile and 25 cents for each...
- algerbra - A taxi company charges $2.40 for the first mile and $1.20 per mile ...
- math - In New York a taxi costs 72 cents for the first 1/10th of a mile and 15 ...
- Math - A taxi charges $.75 for the first quarter mile and $.35 for each ...
- Precalc - A taxi company charges $4.00 for the first mile (or part of a mile) ...
- pre calculus - A taxi company charges $2.00 for the first mile (or part of a ...

More Related Questions