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One taxicab charges 75 cents for the first quartermile and 15 cents for each additional mile. The competing taxi company charges $1.00 for the first quartermile and 10 cents for each additional mile.
1. what distance would produce the same fare for the two taxi companies?
2. How did you get the answer/

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