# SOLUTION: Scenario: Gas Mileage of Cars A BMW 128ci mile per gallon is 18. The Mercedes-Benz C300 mile per gallon is 19. It cost \$20.83 for the BMW to travel 100 miles. It cost \$19.73 for t

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-systems Question 567190: Scenario: Gas Mileage of Cars A BMW 128ci mile per gallon is 18. The Mercedes-Benz C300 mile per gallon is 19. It cost \$20.83 for the BMW to travel 100 miles. It cost \$19.73 for the Mercedes-Benz to travel 100 miles. The price for a gallon of gas is \$3.75. How many gallons does it take to travel 100 miles for each vehicle? Also, what are the equations? (solve by elimination, and show your work)Answer by stanbon(57246)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Scenario: Gas Mileage of Cars A BMW 128ci mile per gallon is 18. --- 100 miles/18 mpgallon = 5.5555 gallons -------------------- The Mercedes-Benz C300 mile per gallon is 19. 100 miles/19 mpgallon = 5.2632 gallons --------------------------- Cheers, Stan H. ---- You don't need the cost per gallon information. It cost \$20.83 for the BMW to travel 100 miles. It cost \$19.73 for the Mercedes-Benz to travel 100 miles. The price for a gallon of gas is \$3.75. How many gallons does it take to travel 100 miles for each vehicle?