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at the beginning of the school year,jared;s dog weighed 46 1/2 pounds.at the end of the school year,it weighed 50 pounds.how much weight did jered's dog gain during that time ? how many ounces is this ?

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50 - 46.5 = ?

1 pound = 16 ounces

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31/2 =48 ounces ???

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The dog gained 3 1/2 pounds.

What is 3 1/2 * 16?

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56

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Right.

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