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Let x be the number of miles driven on 60 gallons of gas. By setting up and solving a proportion involving x, find the value of x for the car that you have chosen. Show both the set up of the proportion and the steps to solve. Include units with your answer.

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What car have you chosen? What variables apply to that car? You are lacking information.

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2009 Dodge Nitro, It gets 21 mph on the highway and 16 in town. I am having a hard time on setting up the equation. I know that x = miles driven on 60 gal of gas, and the milage on the Nitro

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