# SOLUTION: Stephen is traveling for the weekend. His parents sain they would give him \$2.50 for each gallon of gas he uses. Since gas costs more than \$2.50 a gallon, Stephen needs to put in a

Algebra ->  Algebra  -> Customizable Word Problem Solvers  -> Evaluation -> SOLUTION: Stephen is traveling for the weekend. His parents sain they would give him \$2.50 for each gallon of gas he uses. Since gas costs more than \$2.50 a gallon, Stephen needs to put in a      Log On

 Ad: Over 600 Algebra Word Problems at edhelper.com Ad: Algebrator™ solves your algebra problems and provides step-by-step explanations! Ad: Algebra Solved!™: algebra software solves algebra homework problems with step-by-step help!

 Word Problems: Evaluation, Substitution Solvers Lessons Answers archive Quiz In Depth

 Question 313216: Stephen is traveling for the weekend. His parents sain they would give him \$2.50 for each gallon of gas he uses. Since gas costs more than \$2.50 a gallon, Stephen needs to put in an extra \$30.75 for his trip. If he spent altogether \$120.50 on gas, how many gallons of gas did he buy?Answer by rfer(12666)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!120.50-30.75=89.75 89.75/2.50=35.9 gal