Abby’s car gets approximately 24 miles per gallon she is planning a 1200 mile trip about how many gallons of gas should she plan to buy at an average price of $4.20 per gallon how much should she expect to spend for gas
Abby’s car gets approximately 24 miles per gallon. This means that for every 24 mile that her car covers, it uses 1 gallon of gas. She is planning a 1200 mile trip. This means that the number of gallons of gas that she would need would be 1200/24 = 50 gallons.
One average price of 1 gallon of gas is $4.20. The total amount that she would spend in buying 50 gallons of gas would be
50 × 4.2 = $210