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A taxi charges 414 for a 7-mile trip. How much will the taxi charge for 16-mile trip?

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    My, $414 is a lot for such a short trip! Does your problem have an error in it?

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    414/7 = x/16
    7x = 414(16)
    7x = 6624
    x = 6624/7
    x = 926.29
    but I wonder did you mean 4.14 in which case the answer would be 9.29

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