Posted by **Rebecca** on Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 4:28pm.

How much is one third of a pound and a half?

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**Brandon**, Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 4:32pm
you do 1.5 divided by 3 and you get .5 or a half

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**Zoey**, Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 4:36pm
By saying "how much" do you mean in ounces? If you do, then remember that there are 16 ounces in 1 pound. Half of 16 is 8, so add that to 16 and you get 24.

That means 24 ounces = 1 pound and a half.

Then, divide that by 3 to get a third, which is 8 ounces.

If you just want to know about it in pounds, look at Brandon's above answer. I hope I helped a little!

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**Brandon**, Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 4:38pm
Thanks zoey, i shoudve seen that. If you meant in ounces then zoey's the way to go! :)

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