Posted by **Sarah** on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:35pm.

A truck has a maximum-load rating of 5 tons.It is going to be loaded with machine parts that each weigh 66 pounds 9 ounces.How many of the machine parts can be loaded into the truck without exceeding its maximum-load rating?

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:43pm
1 ton = 2,000 lbs.

5 tons = 10,000 lbs.

66 lbs., 9 ounces = 66.5625 lbs.

10,000 / 66.5625 = ?

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**Sarah**, Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:44pm
Thanks

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 9:48pm
You're welcome.

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