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the taxi fare for the first half mile is $2.40 an additional charge at the rate 0.20 for each additional mile how many miles can i ride with $10.00 dollars and a $2.00 tip

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  1. number of additional miles --- x

    .2x + 2.4 + 2 = 10
    .2x = 5.6
    x = 28

    So you can ride 28.5 miles

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