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+ | Margie's car can go <math>32</math> miles on a gallon of gas, and gas currently costs $<math>4</math> per gallon. How many miles can Margie drive on <math>\textdollar 20</math> worth of gas? | ||
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+ | <math>\textbf{(A) }64\qquad\textbf{(B) }128\qquad\textbf{(C) }160\qquad\textbf{(D) }320\qquad \textbf{(E) }640</math> | ||
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+ | ==Solution== | ||
+ | Margie can afford <math>20/4=5</math> gallons of gas. She can go <math>32\cdot5=\boxed{\textbf{(C)}~160}</math> miles on this amount of gas. | ||
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Latest revision as of 10:09, 2 December 2015
Problem
Margie's car can go miles on a gallon of gas, and gas currently costs $ per gallon. How many miles can Margie drive on worth of gas?
Solution
Margie can afford gallons of gas. She can go miles on this amount of gas.
See Also
2014 AMC 8 (Problems • Answer Key • Resources) | ||
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