# Linear Equations Word Problem : Cost of Water

The cost of water in dollars is a linear function of the amount used in hundreds of cubic feet, HCF.

The cost for using 27 HCF of water is $38.08, and the cost of using 45 HCF is $62.38. What is the cost of using 34 HCF of water?

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$2.49