## The taxi fare in a city is as follows: For the first kilometre, the fare is Rupees 8 and for the subsequent distance it is Rupees 5 per

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The taxi fare in a city is as follows: For the first kilometre, the fare is Rupees 8

and for the subsequent distance it is Rupees 5 per km. Taking the distance

covered as x’ km and total fare as Rupees y’, write a linear equation for this

information, and draw its graph.

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## Answers ( )

Answer:) x + y = 4 (ii) x – y = 2 (iii) y = 3x (iv) 3 = 2x + y

Solution: (i) The given equation is

x + y = 4

y = 4 – x …………….equation (1)

Now , putting the value x = 0 in equation (1)

y = 4 – 0 = 4. So the solution