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Simone rents a compact car that gets 35 miles per gallon. When she rents the car, the price of a gallon of gas is $3.50. The cost C of the gas used to drive the car is a function of the number of miles x that the car is driven. Express this function verbally.

The cost of renting the car is _____$ per mile driven.

Express this function symbolically. ______

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- 8 years ago
C=3.5/35x

1 mile would cost 3.50 divided by 35 times one. So that would be .1, or $0.10 per mile.

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