Question

Miguel rented a truck for one day. There was a base fee of $17.95, and there was an additional charge of 72 cents for each mile driven. Miguel had to pay$130.27 when he returned the truck. For how many miles did he drive the truck?

1. thnahdat

× = 156
Based on the given conditions,
formulate:
17.95 + 72 100 = 130.27
2 Solve the equation:
17.95 + 72 × 100 = 130.27
× = 156

You take $130.27 minus$17.95. That equals to $111.32. You then divide that by$0.72.