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This proportion can be changed to (0.45)y = x, where x represents the person's weight in kilograms and y represents the person's weight in pounds. The recommended protein in grams is numerically equal to the person's weight in kilograms.

If a man intakes 65 g of protein daily, his recommended intake, how much does he weigh in pounds?

Weight in pounds (to the nearest pound) = ?

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.45y = 65
y = 144

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