# math

jones put 2.5 kilograms of wter into a 1.2 kilogram bucket How much does the bucket weigh now ?

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1. the bucket still has a mass of 1.2kg (not weight)

However, I think the question is, how much does the bucket+water weigh?

2.5+1.2 = 3.7 kg

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