In London, the charge of a tour bus consists of a fixed rental price plus a per kilometre rate, that depends on the distance of the trip.
The per kilometre rate is $12/km. You decide to go on a 5 km trip, and it costs you $70.
a) What is the fixed rental cost? Show your work.
b) Determine the equation relating the cost, C, in dollars, and the distance, d, in km.
d) What is the cost of an 18 km trip?
e) What is the distance travelled if the total cost is $250?