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LastChanceGas

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Al's Last Chance Gas station sits on route 190 on the edge of Death Valley. There is no other gas station for 200 miles. You are to write a program to help drivers decide if they need gas. The program asks for:

 

  • The capacity of the gas tank, in gallons
  • The indication of the gas gauge in percent (full= 100, three quarters full = 75, and so on)
  • The miles per gallon of the car.

 

The program then writes out "Get Gas" or "Safe to Proceed" depending on if the car can cross the 200 miles with the gas remaining in the tank.

 

Tank capacity:

12

Gage reading:

50

Miles per gallon:

30

Get Gas!

 

You will probably need an if or if/else statement. Here is a link to help you find more information about these loops. http://www.intap.net/~drw/cpp/cpp04_02.htm

 

 

Use AsciiArt to draw the sign, gage, gas pump, car or other graphic to make the program more visually interesting. Don't let the AsciiArt take up too much of your time. Get the program running first.

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