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Gasoline accounts for 85% of the motor fuel consumed in the united states every day. If 8,882 thousand barrel (bbl) of motor fuel is consumed each da, how much gasoline is consumed each day in the united states? round to the nearest barrel.

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Solve for x.

0.85x = 8,882

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Ms. Jordan has been given a loan of \$2,500 for l year. If the interest charged is \$275, what is the interest rate on the loan?

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275/2500 = ?

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9.09%

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