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Posted by **John** on Friday, March 29, 2013 at 8:51pm.

A mover charges $500 for the first 100 miles plus $10 for each additional mile. If C represents the charge and M represents miles. What would the equation look like for this question?

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, March 29, 2013 at 9:05pmC = 500 + 10M

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**John**, Friday, March 29, 2013 at 9:09pmWouldn't it be this?

C=500+10M-100)

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**John**, Friday, March 29, 2013 at 9:09pmI meant

C=500+10(M-100)

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, March 29, 2013 at 9:13pmYes. I was wrong. Your last equation is correct.

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**John**, Friday, March 29, 2013 at 9:23pmThanks!

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