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100 points for $49 worth of Veritas practice GMATs FREE VERITAS PRACTICE GMAT EXAMS Earn 10 Points Per Post Earn 10 Points Per Thanks Earn 10 Points Per Upvote ## An automobile's gasoline millage varies, depending... tagged by: AAPL ##### This topic has 3 expert replies and 0 member replies ### Top Member ## An automobile's gasoline millage varies, depending... An automobile's gasoline millage varies, depending on the speed of the automobile, between 18.0 and 22.4 miles per gallon, inclusive. What is the maximum distance, in miles, that the automobile could be driven on 15 gallons of gasoline? (A) 336 (B) 320 (C) 303 (D) 284 (E) 270 The OA is A. Experts, I need to determine the distance assuming that the automobile covers 22.4 miles per gallon, right? Then, The maximum distance will be, 22.4*15 = 336 miles. Option A. Thanks! ### GMAT/MBA Expert Legendary Member Joined 20 Jul 2017 Posted: 503 messages Followed by: 11 members Upvotes: 86 GMAT Score: 770 Top Reply Correct! The car will be able to drive the greatest distance if it gets the greatest number of miles per gallon - in other words, if it has the greatest gas mileage. So the car will be able to drive the greatest distance if it drives consistently at 22.4 miles/gallon. $$\frac{22.4\ miles}{1\ gallon}\cdot15\ gallons\ =336\ miles$$ _________________ Erika John - Content Manager/Lead Instructor https://gmat.prepscholar.com/gmat/s/ Get tutoring from me or another PrepScholar GMAT expert: https://gmat.prepscholar.com/gmat/s/tutoring/ Learn about our exclusive savings for BTG members (up to 25% off) and our 5 day free trial Check out our PrepScholar GMAT YouTube channel, and read our expert guides on the PrepScholar GMAT blog ### GMAT/MBA Expert GMAT Instructor Joined 04 Oct 2017 Posted: 551 messages Followed by: 11 members Upvotes: 180 AAPL wrote: An automobile's gasoline millage varies, depending on the speed of the automobile, between 18.0 and 22.4 miles per gallon, inclusive. What is the maximum distance, in miles, that the automobile could be driven on 15 gallons of gasoline? (A) 336 (B) 320 (C) 303 (D) 284 (E) 270 The OA is A. Experts, I need to determine the distance assuming that the automobile covers 22.4 miles per gallon, right? Then, The maximum distance will be, 22.4*15 = 336 miles. Option A. Thanks! Hi AAPL, You followed the correct approach. _________________ GMAT Prep From The Economist We offer 70+ point score improvement money back guarantee. Our average student improves 98 points. Free 7-Day Test Prep with Economist GMAT Tutor - Receive free access to the top-rated GMAT prep course including a 1-on-1 strategy session, 2 full-length tests, and 5 ask-a-tutor messages. Get started now. ### GMAT/MBA Expert GMAT Instructor Joined 25 Apr 2015 Posted: 2950 messages Followed by: 19 members Upvotes: 43 AAPL wrote: An automobile's gasoline millage varies, depending on the speed of the automobile, between 18.0 and 22.4 miles per gallon, inclusive. What is the maximum distance, in miles, that the automobile could be driven on 15 gallons of gasoline? (A) 336 (B) 320 (C) 303 (D) 284 (E) 270 The maximum distance that the automobile could be driven on 15 gallons of gasoline is 15 x 22.4 = 336 miles. Answer: A _________________ Scott Woodbury-Stewart Founder and CEO scott@targettestprep.com See why Target Test Prep is rated 5 out of 5 stars on BEAT the GMAT. Read our reviews • Magoosh Study with Magoosh GMAT prep Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Practice Test & Review How would you score if you took the GMAT Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • 5 Day FREE Trial Study Smarter, Not Harder Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • Free Veritas GMAT Class Experience Lesson 1 Live Free Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • FREE GMAT Exam Know how you'd score today for$0

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