Posted by **trinity** on Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at 6:31pm.

math to endure the heat,firefighters wear protective gear that weighs about 40 pounds.If a suited-up firefighter weighs 220 pounds,how can you use mental math to find the firefighters weight without the gear?

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