Arithmetic, Distance And Speed Problems

This topic has expert replies
Legendary Member
Posts: 2258
Joined: Sun Oct 29, 2017 2:04 pm
Followed by:6 members

Arithmetic, Distance And Speed Problems

by swerve » Sun Jun 09, 2024 1:55 pm

Timer

00:00

Your Answer

A

B

C

D

E

Global Stats

Truck \(T_1\) gives an average of \(M_1\) miles per gallon of petrol while truck \(T_2\) gives an average of \(M_2\) miles per gallon of petrol. Both trucks travelled from a city to another, covering a distance of \(1200\) miles each in this process. What is the difference in the number of gallons of petrol used by the two trucks, for this \(1200\) mile trip?

1) \(M_1\) is \(20\%\) less than \(M_2\)

2) \(100*M_2 = M_1*(100 + M_2)\)

The OA is B