posted by michelle king .
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.
What car have you chosen? What variables apply to that car? You are lacking information.
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