# consumer math

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Jim paid \$3.99 for a 14-ounce bag of cookies. What was the unit cost per pound?

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Guy paid \$3.59 for a 10-ounce bag of cookies. What was the
unit cost per pound?

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\$3.99/(7/8 lb) = \$4.56 per lb for the 14 oz bag

\$3.59/(5/8 lb) = \$5.74/lb for the 10 oz bag.

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Peaches,

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