Posted by Philip on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 9:25pm.
A 1 pound bag of candy containing 502 piecescost 16.8 cents per ounce. What is the cost of 1 piece of candy?

Math  Ms. Sue, Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 9:35pm
16 * 0.168 = ?
Divide the cost per pound by 502.

Math  Anonymous, Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 9:35pm
1 pound=16 ounces
16*16.8 cents=268.8 cents
502/268.8=1.86756 cents

Math  Alibaba, Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 10:13pm
268.8/502= 0.5355 cents/piece

Math  Ellen, Monday, April 11, 2016 at 8:54pm
17 cents per piece
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