math
posted by janiece .
Becky used 5 teaspoons of mustard to make a 32 ounces of potato salad. How many teaspoons of mustard does she she need to make 4 pounds of potato salad?

1 pound = 16 ounces
Cross multiply and solve for x.
5/2 = x/4 
10 tsp

where did you get the 2 from ?

where did you get the 2 from ?

10 tsp
5 tsp/32oz x 2 lbs/x tsp x 16 oz/1 lb equals 10 tsp 
I'm cheatingthanks for democracy answers tho

where did the 2 come from ?