Cynthia Lanius

 

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Rent-A-Car

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The Green family is planning a one-week vacation in Florida and needs to rent a car while there. They researched and found the following options.  

*Weekly Rate 1   $329 per week, unlimited mileage.
*Weekly Rate 2   $219 per week, plus 12 cents per mile.
*Partial week charged at a full week's price.
**Daily Rate 1   $50 per day, unlimited mileage.
**Daily Rate 2   $40 per day plus 3 cents per mile.
**Partial days charged at a full day's price.

The Greens don't know exactly how far they will drive but estimate that it will be between 500 and 1000 miles. They must decide which plan to choose. Explore the four options below.

 

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