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October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014

Posted by **brooke** on Thursday, November 30, 2006 at 8:46pm.

5 tons, since there are 2000 lb per ton.

As a follow through to the other post I did for you (cups to pints), note

tons=10,000 lbs x factor

tons = 10,000 lbs x (1 ton/2,000 lb)=

5 tons. Note again, how the lbs (the unit we want to lose) is gone and the unit we want for the answer (tons) stays for the answer to be 5 tons.

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