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Homework Help: math

Posted by Aly on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 3:54am.

The birth weight of childeren were 7 pounds 2 ounces, 6 pounds 10 ounces, 8 pounds 5 ounces, 7 pounds 9 ounces. Luis estiamted the total weight of the babies at birth was 30 pounds. Which best describes his estimate?

A. More than the actual weight because he rounded to the nearest ounce.
B. Less than the actual weight because he rounded to the nearest ounce.
C. Less than the actual wieght because he rounded to the nearest pound
D. More than the actual weight because he rounded to the nearest pound
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