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Mrs.Walters drove 360 miles on 25 miles of gas. Mr.Walter drove 480 miles on 32 gallons of gas. find the mileage per gallon of each car.which variable getting the better mileage per gallon.

Mrs Walters
360 / 25 mpg = 14 2/5 mpg

Mr Walters
480 / 32 mpg = 15 mpg

Mr. Walters car has better mileage per gallon.

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    Ms. Sue

  2. Ms. Sue

    Right.

  3. Craxxy_coco

    How would u get that though?

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