Posted by michele on .
a 46 5/16 lb bag of nuts is packaged in 1 3/4 lb containers. the remaining nuts are given to the person packing the nuts. how much does the person get? justify your answer

math 
Ms. Sue,
(46 5/16) / (1 3/4)
(741/16) * (4/7) = 2964/112 = 26 and some left over
How many are left over?