help! w/ conversion

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help! w/ conversion

Postby morgan » Sat Sep 16, 2006 10:52 am

What conversion factor could be used to determine how many pounds of apples could be bought for $6.00 if one pound of apples costs $0.79?

I can't seem to get the correct answer.... Anyone know it?

Postby Dirtman » Sat Sep 16, 2006 5:16 pm

Divide $6 by the cost per pound. 6 / 0.79 = 7.59.

You can buy 7.59 pounds of apples for $6.00.
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