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Assume there are 100 million passenger cars in the United

States and that the average fuel consumption is 20 mi/gal of

gasoline. If the average distance traveled by each car is 10 000

mi/yr, how much gasoline would be saved per year if average

fuel consumption could be increased to 25 mi/gal?

Step 1

Gasoline consumed by a car in a year when the mileage 20 mi/gal is,

Step 2

Amount of gasoline used by 100 million cars is,

Step 3

Gasoline consumed by a car in a year ...

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