# miles per gallon question

Found 22nd May 2010
If i have done 560 miles and put in £106.00 worth of petrol in at £1.22 per LITRE. how many MILES per Gallon am I getting ?

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depends if you use the exact amount of about 4.5 litres per gallon or the commonly known 4 litres to the gallon, but i used the former.

guv;8666608

29.3mpghttp://www.torquecars.com/tools/uk-mpg-calculator.php

dammit, you beat me to it and i used good old maths!

guv;8666608

29.3mpghttp://www.torquecars.com/tools/uk-mpg-calculator.php

excellent bookmark! :thumbsup:

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GentleTouch;8666615

about 30 :)depends if you use the exact amount of about 4.5 litres per … about 30 :)depends if you use the exact amount of about 4.5 litres per gallon or the commonly known 4 litres to the gallon, but i used the former.

but it's 4.54609?

for future ref if you're not at a computer

£106.00 / £1.22 = 86.89l

560 miles / 86.89l = 6.45 miles per litre

x 4.54609 = 29.3mpg

lumoruk;8666673

but it's 4.54609?for future ref if you're not at a computer£106.00 / … but it's 4.54609?for future ref if you're not at a computer£106.00 / £1.22 = 86.89l560 miles / 86.89l = 6.45 miles per litrex 4.54609 = 29.3mpg

Was just about to post this :oops:

lumoruk;8666673

but it's 4.54609?for future ref if you're not at a computer£106.00 / … but it's 4.54609?for future ref if you're not at a computer£106.00 / £1.22 = 86.89l560 miles / 86.89l = 6.45 miles per litrex 4.54609 = 29.3mpg

i just rounded it.