Scott rented a truck for one day. There was a base fee of 



, and there was an additional charge of 



 cents for each mile driven. Scott had to pay 



 when he returned the truck. For how many miles did he drive the truck? 


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If m=mileage, then 20.99+0.93m=172.58.

0.93m=172.58-20.99=151.59, m=151.59/0.93=163 miles.
answered Jan 11 by Rod Top Rated User (512,520 points)

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