Landon owns a hybrid SUV that can travel 400 miles on a 15-gallon tank of gas determine how many miles he can travel in 6 gallons

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2015-11-05 16:30:25

the suv can go 400 miles over 15 gallons, so 400/15. and we need to see how many in 6 gallons. so the equation would be 400/15 * x/6. then we need to cross muliply. so 400 * 6 = 15x. then as we simplify it becomes 2400 = 15x, then you divide 15 so it becomes 160 miles in 6 gallons

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