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A taxi company charges riders a fixed charge of $2.50 plus $1.50 per mile. How many miles must a rider go to have an average cost per mile of $2.00?

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    Let x = miles needed.
    2.50 + (1.50*x miles)/x = 2.00
    Solve for x. Something like 5 miles I think but that that out.

  • math -

    Let x = miles needed.
    2.50 + (1.50*x miles)/x = 2.00
    Solve for x.

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    please solve

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