Posted by **Rick** on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:53pm.

Need help to explain to my daughter:

A horsepower is the power needed to lift 33,000 pounds 1 foot in 1 minute. It is equivalent to 746 watts. Express 525 watts as a portion of a horsepower both as a fraction and a decimal rounded to the nearest thousandth.

Thanks for anyone's help!!!

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