algebra word problem

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A rental car agency charges $19 per day + $.13 per mile to rent a certain car. Another agency charges $26 per day + $.06 per mile to rent the same car. How many miles will have to be driven for the cost of a car from the 1st agency to equal the cost of a car from the second agency? ( Round your answer to the nearest hundredth of a mile.) Express the problems as a system of linear equations and solve using the method of your choice.

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