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8th Edition

Robert Brechner + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305585447

Chapter 1, Problem 29AT

Textbook Problem

A flatbed railroad car weighs 150 tons empty and 420 tons loaded with 18 equal-weight trailers. How many tons does each trailer weigh?

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