Chapter 3.III, Problem 17RE

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Textbook Problem

a. What is the total cost of fuel for a 4,602 mile trip if your vehicle gets 23.6 miles per gallon and the average cost of gasoline is

b. While on the trip, you paid $368.50 for engine repairs and $37.80 for a new battery. In addition, tolls amounted to $45.75 and parking averaged $4.50 per day for nine days. What was the cost per mile for the trip? Round to the nearest tenth of a cent.

**(a)**

To determine

**To calculate:** The total cost of fuel for a

Explanation

**Given information:**

The vehicle requires

**Formula used:**

Step-1 Divide the numerator by denominator.

Step-2 Add a decimal point and zeros, as necessary, to the numerator.

**Calculation:**

Consider the vehicle requires

Use the formula,

Suppose the total fuel required for a

**(b)**

To determine

**To calculate:** The cost per mile for the trip when cost of engine repairing is

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