Driving NM Hwy-314 on Pi Day 2007

RoadHacker discovered that NM Hwy-314 runs north/south through the west side of Albuquerque, New Mexico. The roadtrip plan is to fly to ABQ on 13 March 2007, drive NM Hwy-314 on the 14th and return home on the 15th.

RoadHacker will be flying Tempe-based US Airways.

   PHX to ABQ - Fare Basis............. $ 45.58
   ABQ to PHX - Fare Basis............. $ 45.58
   Tax: US Domestic Percentage......... $  6.84
               Passenger Fare.......... $ 98.00

   Tax: US Domestic Segment............ $  6.80
   Fee: US Passenger Facility Charge... $  7.50
   September 11 Security Fee........... $  5.00
               Total Per Passenger..... $117.30

The plan is to stop at a restaurant on NM Hwy-314 for a piece of pie. In addition, an Artie doll will be used as a decimal point on a NM Hwy-314 highway sign. Note: NM Hwy-314 intersects with Route 66.

Exercises
  1. The "US Domestic Percentage Tax" is _______ cents greater than the "US Domestic Segment Tax."

  2. The round-trip base fare is $__________.

  3. The round-trip base fare is _______% of the "Total Per Passenger." [record answer to nearest hundredth]

  4. The lcm(66, 314) = _________.

  5. The gcf(66, 314) = _________.

  6. 314 is not Pi, but 314 / ______ does equal 3.14.


Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 18 February 2007

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