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2-7 An individual is planning to take an 800-mile trip between two large cities. Three possibili- ties exist: air, rail or auto. The person is willing to pay $25 for every hour saved in making the trip. The trip by air costs $600 and travel time is 8 hours, by rail the cost is $450 and travel time is 16 hours, and by auto the cost is $200 and travel time is 20 hours. (a) (b) Which mode is the best choice? What factors other than cost might influence the decision regarding which mode to use:
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