# Math

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Set up an equation that can be used to solve the problem. Solve the equation and answer the question asked.

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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