1. Math

    According to a rating agency, a car's MPG (miles per gallon) ratings are: 25 MPG for city and 30 MPG for highway driving. A driver spent $20.00 (the gasoline costs $1.25/gallon) on a combined city and highway trip of 450 miles. How many miles "C" in city
  2. Math

    According to a rating agency, a car's MPG (miles per gallon) ratings are: 25 MPG for city and 30 MPG for highway driving. A driver spent $20.00 (the gasoline costs $1.25/gallon) on a combined city and highway trip of 450 miles. How many miles "C" in city
  3. Math

    According to a rating agency, a car's MPG (miles per gallon) ratings are: 25 MPG for city and 30 MPG for highway driving. A driver spent $20.00 (the gasoline costs $1.25/gallon) on a combined city and highway trip of 450 miles. How many miles "C" in city
  4. statistics

    Suppose that the mpg rating of Passengers Cars is a normally distributed random variable with a mean and a standard deviation of 33,8 mpg and 3,5 mpg. Question : an automobiles manufacturer wants to build a new Passenger car with an mpg rating that
  5. Math

    he federal government requires a car manufacturer to have a minimum miles per gallon (mpg) average over the models it makes. Suppose that the mpg’s for the five models of a manufacturer are 19, 21, 22, 28, and 18, and the government requirement is 27
  6. Math

    The federal government requires a car manufacturer to have a minimum miles per gallon (mpg) average over the models it makes. Suppose that the mpg’s for the five models of a manufacturer are 19, 21, 22, 28, and 18, and the government requirement is 27
  7. Precalculus

    1. Gas Mileage Problem The EPA efficiency rating Ina particular model of new car says that the car is expected to get 22.7 miles per gallon (mpg) of gasoline. Assume that the standard deviation is 1.4 mpg and that the actual mileage are normally
  8. Precalculus

    1. Gas Mileage Problem The EPA efficiency rating Ina particular model of new car says that the car is expected to get 22.7 miles per gallon (mpg) of gasoline. Assume that the standard deviation is 1.4 mpg and that the actual mileage are normally
  9. precaculus

    1. Gas Mileage Problem The EPA efficiency rating Ina particular model of new car says that the car is expected to get 22.7 miles per gallon (mpg) of gasoline. Assume that the standard deviation is 1.4 mpg and that the actual mileage are normally
  10. statistics

    The manufacturer of a new compact car claims the miles per gallon (mpg) for the gasoline consumption is mound-shaped and symmetric with a mean of 24.6 mpg and a standard deviation of 11.2 mpg. If 30 such cars are tested, what is the probability the average
  11. Statistics

    The manufacturer of a new compact car claims the miles per gallon (mpg) for the gasoline consumption is mound-shaped and symmetric with a mean of 24.6 mpg and a standard deviation of 11.2 mpg. If 30 such cars are tested, what is the probability the average
  12. college

    Let x be the number of miles driven on 60 gallons of gas. By setting up and solving a proportion involving x, find the value of x for the car that you have chosen. State the type of car, the mileage, and show both the set up of the proportion and the steps
  13. Math

    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
  14. statistics

    . An automobile is selling a new model car with an advertised in‐city mileage of 27 MPG. As with most car models, there is no associated measure of variability (variance, SD, etc.) included with the advertised MPG. You write the manufacturer and
  15. statistics

    Miles per gallon. In its Fuel Economy Guide for 2008 model vehicles, the Environmental Protection Agency gives data on 1152 vehicles. There are a number of outliers, mainly vehicles with very poor gas mileage. If we ignore the outliers, however, the
  16. Stats

    Suppose a Normal model describes the fuel efficiency of cars currently registered in your state. The mean is 27 mpg, with a standard deviation of 4 mpg. Describe the mileage of the most efficient 3% of all cars. a. greater than 24.9 mpg b. greater than
  17. Calculus

    Your Porsche's gas mileage (in miles per gallon) is given as a function M(x) of speed x in miles per hour. It is found that M'(x) = 3,600x−2 − 1/ (3,600x−1 + x)2. Estimate M'(10), M'(60), and M'(90). (Round your answers to seven decimal
  18. Calculus

    Your Porsche's gas mileage (in miles per gallon) is given as a function M(x) of speed x in miles per hour. It is found that M'(x) = 3,600x−2 − 1/ (3,600x−1 + x)2. Estimate M'(10), M'(60), and M'(90). (Round your answers to seven decimal
  19. Statistics

    Simple Linear Regression Analysis 2. Weight of Car: Miles gallon – Do heavier cars really use more gasoline? The following data were obtained from Consumer Reports (Vol 62 no. 4). Weight of car is in hundreds of pounds. Car Weight 27 44 32 47 23 40 34 52
  20. Math

    You have the price of 2 different cars one 17,000 the other 23,000 one gets 22mpg and the other 50 mpg at 3.00 a gallon how long will it take until you have spent more on the one that gets 22 mpg than the one that gets 50 mpg?
  21. stats

    A car manufacturing company is interested in finding the average fuel consumption of one of its new models Leopard F-type. Hundred test drivers are chosen and asked to drive the car in urban conditions for 8 hours. The average fuel consumption of the 100
  22. math

    A car manufacturing company is interested in finding the average fuel consumption of one of its new models Leopard F-type. Hundred test drivers are chosen and asked to drive the car in urban conditions for 8 hours. The average fuel consumption of the 100
  23. algebra

    15. To travel a fixed distance, the number of gallons needed is inversely proportional to the miles per gallon rating P of the car that gets 42 miles per gallon (mpg) needs 33 gallons to travel the distance. a. Find an equation of variation N= b. A car
  24. math

    Your Porsche's gas mileage (in miles per gallon) is given as a function M(x) of speed x in miles per hour. It is found that M'(x) = 3,600x−2 − 1 (3,600x−1 + x)2 . Estimate M'(10), M'(60), and M'(110). (Round your answers to seven decimal
  25. algebra

    15. Each of the following temperature ranges is in degrees Fahrenheit. Use the formula F=95 C+32 to find the corresponding temperature range in degrees Celsius (using interval notation and assume inclusion). 16.The fuel efficiency (mpg rating) for cars has
  26. algebra

    9. 9/5w + 8/w ** Cannot be simplified. Am I correct?? 14. The number of instrctions N performed per second by a computer varies directly as the speed S of the computer's internal processor. A processor with a speed of 20 megahertz an perform 1,800,000
  27. physics

    S.O.S!!! In terms of saving energy, bicycling and walking are far more efficient means of transportation than is travel by automobile. For example, when riding at 15.0 mi/h, a cyclist uses food energy at a rate of about 400 kcal/h above what he would use
  28. Stats Class

    The EPA city/hwy mpg range for a Saturn Vue FWD automatic 5-speed transmission is 20 to 28 mpg. If you owned this vehicle, how large a sample (e.g. how many tanks of gas) would be required to estimate your mean mpg with an error of ±1 mpg and 90%
  29. Math

    Determine the color, driver and mpg of each car by the information: * Five different drivers -- Cox, Durham,Gosling, Heynek and Wollinsky. ---------------------------------------- * Car colors-- blue, green, red, white and yellow.
  30. Conclusions

    You expect to get forty miles to the gallon in that? Why, that old wreck has a monster V8; besides, it's fifty years old and needs an overhaul. I state possibly true or possibly false due the gasoline that was made then vs. now. Also, cars or trucks in
  31. Statistics

    What is the average miles per gallon (mpg) for all new cars? Using Consumer Reports, a random sample of 35 new cars gave an average of 21.1 mpg. (a) Identify the variable. new cars total miles all cars miles per gallon (b) Is the variable quantitative or
  32. MPG

    a passenger car will go 525 miles on 17.5 gallons of gasoline in city of driving. what is the rate miles per gallon?
  33. math

    Help me write the step by step for the use of linear equation from the following: A vehicle that gets 30 MPG will cost you $903 less to fuel each year than one that gets 20 MPG (assuming 15,000 miles of driving annually and a fuel cost of $3.61). Over a
  34. physics

    A 3000-kg truck needs a propeling steady force of 1400 N to travel at a speed of 40 mpg. What is the MPG for the truck if its engine efficiency is 27%? Heat released from one gallon=136,500,000 J and 1 m= 1609 m.
  35. Math

    8) A consumer groups tries to determine the most expensive items in a convenience store. Four items are purchased in the convenience store and compared to the average price in stores in the area. Assume tat the price distribution is normal. Use your
  36. programming

    I am in a beginners class in computer programming and we have been designing our programs in pseudocode format and this is a homework question I have to solve this is how the question is written on my paper...can you please help, Thanks. Homework question:
  37. programming

    I am in a beginners class in computer programming and we have been designing our programs in pseudocode format and this is a homework question I have to solve this is how the question is written on my paper...can you please help, Thanks. Homework question:
  38. programming

    I am in a beginners class in computer programming and we have been designing our programs in pseudocode format and this is a homework question I have to solve this is how the question is written on my paper...can you please help, Thanks. Homework question:
  39. Math

    Determine the color, driver and mpg of each car by the information: 5 different drivers -- Cox, Durham,Gosling, Heynek and Wollinsky. Car colors-- blue, green, red, white and yellow. different mpg-- 32, 31, 30, 29 and 28 1. Durham got morempg than the
  40. Math

    The MPG for a certain compact car is normally distributed with a mean of 31 and a standard deviation of 0.8. what is the probability that the MPG for a randomly selected compact car would be less than 32?
  41. math

    Petra bought gasoline when the odometer read 15,345.4. After the next filling, the odometer read 15665.6. It took 13.4 gal to fill the tank. a) How many miles did she drive? b) How many miles per gallon (mpg) did the car get?
  42. math story problems

    Petra bought gasoline when the odometer read 15,345.4. After the next filling, the odometer read 15665.6. It took 13.4 gal to fill the tank. a) How many miles did she drive? b) How many miles per gallon (mpg) did the car get?
  43. statistics help

    Tests on a Chevy Cobalt incdicate a population mean of 32 mpg and a population standard deviation of 3.5 mpg. You take an SRS (sample random sample) of 10 cars to get a sample mean. What is the probability that your sample mean is greater than 34 mpg? I am
  44. statistics

    Ala rge fleet of cars is maintained with an average of 26 mpg. 50 recent trips displayed a mean of 25.02 mpg and standard deviation of 4.1 mpg. At the 5% level of significance, is their evidence the company has failed to keep their fuel goals? I did the
  45. STAT

    A manufacturer of a new car claims the typical car will average 32 mpg of gasoline. An independent consumer group is skeptical of the claim and thinks the mean gas mileage is significantly different than the 32 claimed. A sample of 23 randomly selected
  46. MATH Introduction to Math Skills and Strategies

    Petra bought gasoline when the odometer read 15,345.4. After the next filling, the odometer read 15665.6. It took 13.4 gal to fill the tank. a) How many miles did she drive? b) How many miles per gallon (mpg) did the car get?
  47. algera

    The fuel efficiency for a certain midsize car is given by E(v) = −0.018v^2 + 1.440v + 3.9 where E(v)is the fuel efficiency in miles per gallon for a car traveling v miles per hour. (a) What speed will yield the maximum fuel efficiency? Round to the
  48. statistics

    A consumer research organization is attempting to determine whether there is any difference in mpg for fully loaded 22-foot trucks leased from three companies, A-Haul, Bertz, and Glyder. Five of these trucks are rented from each company. Each truck is
  49. Algebra

    The fuel efficiency for a certain midsize car is given by E(v) = −0.017v^ + 1.462v + 3.5 where E(v)is the fuel efficiency in miles per gallon for a car traveling v miles per hour. (a) What speed will yield the maximum fuel efficiency? Round to the
  50. Math

    Omar owns a car and a moped. He can afford 12 gal of gasoline to be split between the car and the moped. Omar's car gets 20 mpg and, with the fuel currently in the tank, can hold at most an additional 10 gal of gas. His moped gets 100 mpg and can hold at
  51. Stat Help Please

    A linear model can be used to describe the relationship between fuel economy(mpg) and horsepower (hp) for certain automobile models. mpg=46.868-0.0838 hp R^2=75.5% 1) Give the symbol and the value of the correlation coefficient.
  52. math

    If a vehicle gets 16 MPG and gas costs $2.70/gallon. How much would it cost to drive the vehicle 30 miles? Can someone help me find a formula to figure this out?
  53. stats

    A company with a large fleet of cars hopes to keep gasoline costs down and sets a goal of attaining a fleet average of at least 26 miles per gallon. To see if the goal is being met they check the gasoline usage for 50 company trips chosen at random,
  54. Milage at 30 mpg

    I drive a 2001 Ford Taurus gas is $2.19 a gallon I want to drive 900 miles approximately show much would it cost me?
  55. Physics

    Find the jet fuel mileage (mpg) of a Boeing 787 Dreamliner if: C=0.024, v=900 km/h, 1 gallon=3.8 liters, 1 mile= 1.6 km, energy conversion efficiency=30%, A=2060 ft^2, 1 ft^2=0.093 m^2, drag force = 1/2(CApv^2), p=0.41 kg/m^3 at 10,000 m, jet fuel energy
  56. math

    Studies shown that gasoline use or compact cars sold in the U.S. is normally distributed, with a mean of 25.5 mpg and standard deviation of 4.5 mpg. Find the range of mileage for the middle 60% of compact cars.
  57. algebra

    aT 12 MPG, AND 4$ per gallon, what is the cost to drive 525 mi
  58. statistics

    n order to estimate the difference between the average Miles per Gallon of two different models of cars , samples are taken and the following information is collected. Model A Model B Sample Size 13 14 Sample Mean 35 32 Sample Variance 13 7 a) Find a 95%
  59. math please help

    Studies shown that gasoline use or compact cars sold in the U.S. is normally distributed, with a mean of 25.5 mpg and standard deviation of 4.5 mpg. Find the range of mileage for the middle 60% of compact cars. I have no idea how to do this with the
  60. algebra 2

    The fuel efficiency rating for a certain car is 28 miles per gallon on the highway and 21 miles per gallon in the city. During one week the car traveled a total of 10.5 gallons of fuel. a) please set up an equation(s) that would model the situation.(be
  61. Finance

    If a financial institution is backed by any government program or indirect guarantee, any bonds purchased must be "rated" at investment grade or better. The rating agency is a third party with no connections with the bond issuer or the bond investor. Which
  62. Statistic HELPPPPPP

    A linear model can be used to describe the relationship between fuel economy(mpg) and horsepower (hp) for certain automobile models. mpg=46.868-0.0838 hp R^2=75.5% 1) Give the symbol and the value of the correlation coefficient. 2)What would the gas
  63. Algebra

    Kerry's car averages 25 mpg. She wants to find how far she can drive based on the gallons in her car. Choose the correct model fo this situation 25=d+g D=25g G=25 ( d is distance in miles and g is gallons of gas) What is the slope ? How far can she travel
  64. Statistics

    The average mpg usage for a 2004 Ford Expedition 2WD for a sample of 10 tanks of gas was 17.0with a standard deviation of 0.8. For a Ford Explorer 2WD, the average mpg usage for a sample of 10 tanks of gas was 18.5 with a standard deviation of 1.0. (a)
  65. FINAN & QUANTITATIVE LITERACY

    You currently drive 288 miles per week in a car that gets 24 miles per gallon of gas. You are considering buying a new fuel-efficient car for $15,000 (after trade-in on your current car) that gets 48 miles per gallon. Insurance premiums for the new and old
  66. eco

    during2004 the national average gas price rose from $1.50 a gallon to $2.25 a gallon. the government has stated that the high price of gas will remain as it is. discuss how this cost influences your decision to buy a new car. based on your budget, would
  67. Applied Calculus

    A truck gets 800/x miles per gallon (mpg) when driven at a constant speed of x mph, where 40 ≤ x ≤ 80. If the price of fuel is $2.80/gal and the driver is paid $19/hr, at what speed is it most economical for the trucker to drive? (Round your
  68. Statistics

    Determine the Null and Alternative Hypothesis for the following: A.) A company manufactures flares, they select 100 at random to determine if the flares last at least 3 hours on average. B.) A consumer group believes that a new sports coupe gets
  69. math

    On a weekend road trip, the Jensen family drove 210 miles on highways, where their car gets 35 miles for each gallon of gasoline, and 54 miles on city streets, where their car gets 18 miles for each gallon. How many gallons of gas did they use?
  70. math?

    APPROXIMATELY, how much galloons of gas would it take to drive 4.4 miles? Does not have to be exact, just an idea.... The answer would depend on the average number of miles per gallon the vehicle gets. It might also depend on the road and weather conditios
  71. Algebra

    A car gets 30 miles per gallon of gas and is driven 1000 miles per month. Gas costs $4 per gallon. How much will the car's owner save on gas expenses in one year by buying a new car that goes 50 miles for each gallon of gas?
  72. Geometry

    A performance was rated on a 3-point scale by an audience. A rating of 1 was given by 30%, a rating of 2 was given by 60%, and a rating of 1 was given by 10%. To the nearest tenth, what was the average of the ratings?
  73. physics

    A tourist purchases a car in England and ships it home to the United States. The car sticker advertised that the car's fuel consumption was at the rate of 40 miles per gallon on the open road. The tourist does not realize that the U.K. gallon differs from
  74. Algebra

    My car gets 13 miles per gallon in the city and 30 miles per gallon on the highway. Suppose I used 15.867 gallons of gas and got an average of 15 miles per gallon for the trip.
  75. math

    Which car is the cheapest to run?Explain why. Bill's car: average fuel composition 20 miles per gallon Sue's car: average fuel composition 30 miles per gallon Fred's car: average fuel composition 40 miles per gallon I think the answer is Fred because his
  76. AP Statistics

    Suppose a Normal model describes the fuel efficiency of cars currently registered on your state. The mean is 24 mpg, with a standard deviation of 6 mpg. -Describe the fuel efficiency of the worst 20% of all cars. I know that you convert 20% into decimal
  77. math

    on a weekend road trip the jensen family drove 210 miles on highways, where their car gets 35 miles for each gallon of gas and 54 miles on city streets where their car gets 18 miles for each gallon. How many gallons of gas did they use?
  78. Pre-Calulus

    for a person who drives his car 15000 miles a year trading in a car that gets 15 miles per gallon for a car that gets 18 miles per gallon (a 20% increase) will save them how many gallons of gas each year?
  79. MPG's- fuel economy

    Which production car can you buy today that has the highest gas mileage?
  80. Algebra 1

    Victor needs to calculate the number of miles per gallon his car averages. His car's gas tanks holds 15 gallons of gas. Write an equation that will help him determine the average number of miles per gallon. Let's let x= number of miles traveled, and y=
  81. Stats

    A prototype from a hybrid vehicle manufacturer claims to get 50 miles per gallon (MPG). The manufacturer selects 14 prototypes from their fleet and drives the vehicles for fuel efficiency. The sample mean fuel efficiency for this sample was 53.3MPG and a
  82. Stats

    Suppose that you drive $32,000 miles per year and gas averages $2.50 per gallon. What will you save in annual fuel expenses by owning a hybrid car averaging 50 miles per gallon rather than an SUV averaging 12 miles per gallon.
  83. chemistry

    how to solve problem-car with 13.45 gallon tank gets 28 miles/gallon. If gas costs 3.543/gallon, how much it will cost to travel 1550 miles
  84. Algebra Word Problems

    when going more than 38 miles per hour the gas mileage of a certain car fits the model y=43.81 - 3.95x where x is the speed of the car in miles per hor and y is the miles per gallon of gas. Based on model what speed will the car average 15 miles per gallon
  85. algebra word problem

    My car gets 19 miles per gallon in the city and 34 miles per gallon on the highway. Suppose I used 12.857 gallons of gas and got an average of 27 miles per gallon for the trip. How many gallons did I use for each part of the trip? _____gallons at 19 miles
  86. Chemistry

    Assuming that gasoline is pure octane (d = 0.703 g/mL), how many metric tons of CO2 are released in a year by an SUV that gets 19 mpg and is driven 17500. miles?
  87. math

    Manuel wants to calculate how many miles his farthers car travels on one gallon of gas. He knows that on a fu 15- gallon tank of gas, the car can travel 225 miles. Write an proportion that he could use to calculate the cars mileage per gallon(x)
  88. Stats

    how did you come to this answer? The answer is approximately =0.017 b) Ten Cobalts are randomly selected and the miles per gallon for each car are recorded. What is the probability that the mean miles per gallon exceed 34 miles per gallon? The final answer
  89. Need help by tonite Finance

    15. Bond ratings and prices A corporate bond with an 8.5 percent coupon has 10 years left to maturity. It has had a credit rating of A and a yield to maturity of 10 percent. The firm has recently gotten into some trouble and the rating agency is
  90. College Algebra

    need help in solving how many miles can i drive on 60 gallons of gas, with the Mpg 30 in the city, and 42 highway. I would like all the steps, never had algebra before, so i am very lost.
  91. math

    a pickup truck has a main tank with a 17 3/4 gallon capacity and an auxiliary tank which holds 15 1/8 gallons. if the truck gets 14 6/10 mpg, how far can the truck trqavel before running out of gas?
  92. statistics

    the mean gas mileage for a hybrid car is 56 miles per gallon suppose that the gasoline mileage is approximately normally distributed of 3.2 miles per gallon what is the probability that a randomly selected hybrid gets more than 62 miles per gallon.
  93. Algebra

    My car gets 13 miles per gallon in the city and 30 miles per gallon on the highway. Suppose I used 15.867 gallons of gas and got an average of 15 miles per gallon for the trip. How many gallons did I use for each part of the trip?
  94. Word Problems

    If your car gets 18 miles per gallon of gasoline, how many pints of gas will you need to take a 698- mile trip? I no that 1pt = 480ml and 1g= 3840 ml so do I x 18 miles per gallon by the amount of pints in a gallon?
  95. Math

    Hey, Ms. Sue, or anybody that is apart of this association. I already tried reviewing this answer, but I didn't seem to get anything. I'm clueless over this answer, so.. Can you please help? I've been stuck on this, and nobody wants to help me. This is the
  96. Chemistry

    "My" family drives 225 miles each week and the car can travel 27 miles on one gallon of gasoline. How much gasoline does the car use in one year? I got 8.33 (225 milesx 1 gallon/27 miles) Is this correct? Thanks for checking.
  97. Problem solving

    A rental car agency charges $15 per day plus $.11 per mile to rent a certain car. Another agency charges $18 per day plus 8 cents per mile to rent the same car. If they rent the car for one day how many miles will they have to be driven for the cost of a
  98. Problem solving

    A rental car agency charges $15 per day plus $.11 per mile to rent a certain car. Another agency charges $18 per day plus 8 cents per mile to rent the same car. If they rent the car for one day how many miles will they have to be driven for the cost of a
  99. Math

    A rental car agency charges $15 per day plus $.11 per mile to rent a certain car. Another agency charges $18 per day plus 8 cents per mile to rent the same car. If they rent the car for one day how many miles will they have to be driven for the cost of a
  100. algebre

    Victor needs to calculate the number of miles per gallon his car averages. His car's gas tank holds 15 gallons of gas. Write an equation that will help him determine the average number of miles his car gets per gallon of gas.