Practice constructing, interpreting, and solving linear inequalities that model real-world situations.
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Problem

You have dollar sign, 20 to spend on taxi fare. The ride costs dollar sign, 5 plus dollar sign, 2, point, 50 per mile.
Let m represent the number of miles ridden. Write an inequality to determine how many miles you can ride for dollar sign, 20.
What is the maximum whole number of miles you can ride for dollar sign, 20, question mark
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3, slash, 5
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7, slash, 4
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a multiple of pi, like 12, space, p, i or 2, slash, 3, space, p, i
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