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Lisa's car get 22 miles per gallon of gasoline. How many miles can she drive on 24 gallon of gas?

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  1. to get this, we just use ratio and proportion:
    let x = miles travelled with 24 gallons

    22 miles : 1 gallon = x miles : 24 gallons
    therefore,
    22/1 = x/24
    x = 22*24
    x = 528 miles

    hope this helps~ :)

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    posted by Jai

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