## Algebra 1

2.625 miles = $2\frac{5}{8}$ miles
$c=1.45+2.40m$ substitute $7.75=1.45+2.40m$ subtract 1.45 from both sides $7.75-1.45=1.45+2.40m-1.45$ combine like terms $6.30=2.40m$ divide both sides by 2.40 $6.30\div2.40=2.40m\div2.40$ simplify $2.625=m$