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For the second company, express in a table the cost of the cab ride given the number of miles provided.
Number of Miles 0 1 2 3 4 5
Total Cost (dollars)
a. For the second company write an equation in point-slope form.
b. What does the slope mean in the context of the problem?

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Helpful forms
Slope-Intercept Form y=mx+b
Point-Slope Form y-y_1=m(x-x_1)

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  1. Curious about the first company.
    Also curious where to find the data for the cost per mile.

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