# SOLUTION: Solve. A rental company charges \$41 per day and \$.33 per mile. If a truck was rented for 5 days and the total was \$395.74, how far was the truck driven? I need help setting

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 Question 56482: Solve. A rental company charges \$41 per day and \$.33 per mile. If a truck was rented for 5 days and the total was \$395.74, how far was the truck driven? I need help setting this up. Thanks!Answer by stanbon(57984)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A rental company charges \$41 per day and \$.33 per mile. If a truck was rented for 5 days and the total was \$395.74, how far was the truck driven? ---------- Let the number of miles driven be "x". Cost = 5(41) + 0.33x 395.74 = 205 + 0.33x 0.33x = 190.74 x= 578 miles Cheers, Stan H.