# SOLUTION: A car travels at 55.0 miles per hour and gets 10.0 kilometers per liter of gasoline. How many gallons of gasoline are needed for a 5.00 hour trip?

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 Question 460324: A car travels at 55.0 miles per hour and gets 10.0 kilometers per liter of gasoline. How many gallons of gasoline are needed for a 5.00 hour trip?Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15660)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A car travels at 55.0 miles per hour and gets 10.0 kilometers per liter of gasoline. How many gallons of gasoline are needed for a 5.00 hour trip? : 1 gal = 3.785 litera then it gets 3.785 * 10 = 37.85 km/gal : 1 km = .6214 miles .6214 * 37.85 = 23.52 mile/gal : A five hr trip at 55 mph: 5 * 55 = 275 mi : = 11.7 gal of gas to make the trip