March 02, 2011 Aim: More linear equation word Do Now problems. March 02, 2011 The following ads for truck rentals appear in the paper. Easy Rent-A-Truck Fast Rent-A-Truck $30 per day plus $2 per mile $60 per day plus $1 per mile You plan to rent a truck for one day. 1. From which company would you rent? Support your answer with a discussion of the factors you need to take into consideration. 2. Write 2 equations and graph both to help illustrate your solution. 3. Determine under what conditions, considering both days and mileage, the expense of renting a truck from Fast Rent-A-Truck would be less expensive than from Easy Rent-A-Truck. Equation # 1: ____________ Equation # 2: _____________ March 02, 2011 Katie works part-time at the Fallbrook Riding Stable. She makes $5 an hour for exercising horses and $10 an hour for cleaning stalls. Because Katie is a full time student, she cannot work more than 12 hours per week. Graph two inequalities that illustrate how many hours Katie needs to work at each job if she plans to earn not less than $90 per week. Inequality # 1: ____________ Inequality # 2: _____________ March 02, 2011 Closure The admission fee at a small fair is $1.50 for children and $4.00 for adults. On a certain day, 2200 people enter the fair and $5050 is collected. How many children and how many adults attended?