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A car rental agency charges $250 per week plus $0.25 per mile to rent a car. How many miles can you travel in one week for $450

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    let the number of miles be m

    .25m + 250 = 450

    .25m = 200
    m = 200/.25 = 800

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    250 + 0.25x = 450

    0.25x = 200

    x = 800 miles

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    how did u get 200 ?

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    We subtracted 250 from both sides of the equation.

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    yes like gokp where is your varbile at

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