If your car gets 35 miles per gallon, how much does it cost to drive 450 miles when gasoline costs $2.90 per gallon? Question If your car gets 35 miles per gallon, how much does it cost to drive 450 miles when gasoline costs $2.90 per gallon? in progress 0 Math Alexandra 2 weeks 2021-09-14T00:04:28+00:00 2021-09-14T00:04:28+00:00 1 Answer 0

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Answer:It will cost

$37.28to drive 450 milesStep-by-step explanation:For every 35 miles, the car gets 1 gallon

For a 450 mile,

First get the amount of 35 miles are in 450 miles

= 450/35 ==> 12.857 times

There are 12.857 of 35miles in 450miles.

It means that a trip of 450 miles took 12.857 gallons.

Given that, For 35 miles, 1 gallon = $2.90

Therefore, For 450 miles, 12.857 gallons = 12.857 x 2.90

= $37.28