Problem: Fabiola, who lives in Mexico City, fills her car with gas, paying 357 pesos for 40.0 L. What is her fuel cost in dollars per gallon, if 1 peso = 0.0759 dollars?a. $1.18/galb. $1.47/galc. $2.56/gald. $3.03/gale. $9.68/gal

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We are asked what is her fuel cost in dollars per gallon.


Conversions needed: 

1 gal = 3.79 L

1 peso = 0.0759 dollars


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Fabiola, who lives in Mexico City, fills her car with gas, paying 357 pesos for 40.0 L. What is her fuel cost in dollars per gallon, if 1 peso = 0.0759 dollars?

a. $1.18/gal

b. $1.47/gal

c. $2.56/gal

d. $3.03/gal

e. $9.68/gal

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