Mathematics

A car averages 27 miles per gallon. If gas costs $4.04 per gallon, which of the following is closest to how much the gas would cost for this car to travel 2,727 typical miles?
A. $ 44.44
B. $109.08
C. $118.80
D. $408.04
E. $444.40


Answers

lyssie11234

4 years ago Comment

[latex]\begin{array}{ccc}27miles&-&\$4.04\\2,727miles&-&\$x\end{array}\\\\cross\ multiply\\\\27x=4.04\cdot2,727\ \ \ \ /:27\\\\x=\$408.04\\\\Answer:D.[/latex]