Posted by **emma** on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 10:00pm.

Suppose that you learn, prior to your trip to British Columbia, that gasoline will cost $1.50 (in Canadian dollars) for every liter you purchase. You know from checking the Internet that 1 liter is equivalent to 0.26 gallons and the currency conversion rate for the Canadian dollar is about .98 U.S. dollars. How much will gasoline cost you, per gallon in U.S. dollars, for your trip

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**Reiny**, Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 12:35am
1 L ---> 1.50 CND

= 1.5(.98) = 1.47 US

.26 gallons ---> 1.47 US

1 gallon ---> 1.47/.26 = 5.65 US

(Yesterday, in Ontario I paid $1.163 /L

and the dollar was at par,

and there are 3.79 L in a US gallon

so in $US , cost per gallon = 3.79(1.163) = $4.41)

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**Dustin**, Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 1:25pm
i want to see the answer to this question

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 5:52pm
1 liter is $1.64

How much per us gal?

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