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a 46 5/16 lb bag of nuts is packaged in 1 3/4 lb containers. the remaining nuts are given to the person packing the nuts. how much does the person get? justify your answer

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  1. (46 5/16) / (1 3/4)

    (741/16) * (4/7) = 2964/112 = 26 and some left over

    How many are left over?

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