Algebra 1 HELP!!!(Word Problems!)

Sunset rents an SUV at $21.95 plus $0.23 per mile. Sunrise rents the same vehicle for $24.95 plus $0.19 per mile. For what mileage is the cost the same?

Hint: Using "m" for miles, write one equation for each rental company.

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BUT I DON'T GET IT AT ALL,CAN YOU HELP ME SOME MORE?!?!?

BUT HOW WOULD I SOLVE IT?DO I LEAVE THAT MILES THING IN IT OR CAN I JUST PUT M?


Put in m. Solve for m.

would m=.75?

hey i thinkk u have to add all of them up!! well, that's what i would do =]

Please help me set up this problem.
At noon, a cargo van crosses an intersection at 30 mph. At 12:30 a car crosses the same intersection traveling in the opposite direction. At 1 pm, the van and car are 54 miles apart. How fasst is the car traveling?

I know the answer is 48 mph. But, how?
Thank you,

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