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Posted by **Jennifer** on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 4:46pm.

Explain how you could use estimation to figure out how many watermelons are in the bag.

- roslyn -
**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 5:14pmThe average weight of a watermelon is about 10 kg. There are probably 1 or 2 watermelons in the bag.

Of course these could be a smaller variety of melon -- perhaps weighing only 3 or 4 kg each.

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