# Math

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A cab charges \$2.95 for the first 1/4 mi and charges \$0.65 for every additional 1/4 mi or apart thereof. What is a possible distance a customer can travel with \$67.20? Express the answer to 1 decimal place.

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If you are talking about money, why only figure to one decimal place?

Let x = number of miles

2.95 + .65(.25x) - .25x = 67.20

Solve for x.

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