# SOLUTION: The rental cost of a jet ski from Nola's place is \$15.00 per 15 minutes and the cost from Berkmans is \$25.00 per half hour. If you plan to rent a jet ski for 2 hours, which is the

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 Question 84448: The rental cost of a jet ski from Nola's place is \$15.00 per 15 minutes and the cost from Berkmans is \$25.00 per half hour. If you plan to rent a jet ski for 2 hours, which is the better deal and by how much?Answer by josmiceli(9697)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Convert everything to hours N = cost to rent at Nola's B = cost to rent at Berkman's h = hours rented 15 min is .25 hour 30 min is .5 hour N = (15/.25 hrs)(h) N = 60h ---------------- B = (25/.5 hr)(h) B = 50h So, if h = 2 hrs N = 60*2 N = 120 and B = 50*2 B = 100 Berkman's is cheaper by \$20