math

posted by .

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 -

    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.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math

    Sean's truck has a 12-gallon gas tank. He just put 3 gallons of gas into the tank. Is this equivalent to a third of a tank?
  2. Math

    Marian bought 17 dozen cookies for a school party. THe price of the cookies ranged from $4 to $6 per dozen. Which could be the total cost of the cookies not including tax?
  3. Math

    If someone is renting a truck that has a 40 gallon tank and it gets 10 miles per gallon and they are traveling 252 miles, what will they pay for gas for the trip?
  4. math

    Monic and Matt are moving cross-country using a rented truck. Monica will drive the truck, and Matt will drive their car. After travelling 285 miles, they stop for gas, which costs $3.49 per gallon. Both vehicles start with a full …
  5. physics

    Rubber tires and wet blacktop have a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.5. A pickup truck with a mass 750 kg traveling 30.0 m/s skids to a stop. (a) what is the size and direction of the frictional force that the road exerts on the …
  6. physics

    A 3000-kg truck needs a propeling steady force of 1400 N to travel at a speed of 40 mpg. What is the MPG for the truck if its engine efficiency is 27%?
  7. Math

    I have a moving truck that gets 12 klms per gallon how car would you go on a 40g tank
  8. Math 062

    When you buy 50 gallons of gas for your truck and the tank holds 25 gallons.The proportion set up would be 1/50=25/x,what does x represent?
  9. Math

    You can register a pickup truck as a passenger vehicle if the truck is not used for commercial purposes and the weight of the truck with its contents does not exceed 8500 pounds. Your pickup truck weighs 4200 pounds. Write an inequality …
  10. Math

    Which is better a truck delivery of soil or doing it yourself. The yard is about 6400 sq ft What kind of pickup truck does he drive?

More Similar Questions