# college algebra

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Please help. Merina is moving out of her mom's house to her new house which is 14 miles away to reach her new house. Truck A offers a flat fee of \$25 and \$.40 per mile. What is the proper equation to solve the problem.

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cost = 25.00 + 0.40*miles

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Thank you so much Steve.

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glad to help. One thing to remember about story problems is that if they only give you a few pieces of data, the required equation will usually be very simple, since you don't have much to work with.

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