# Math

Find each rate.

240 pounds of fertilizer
6 lawns

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1. 240/6 = ?

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Ms. Sue
2. how do I find the rate Ms. Sue

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3. If you're asking how many pounds of fertilizer used for each lawn, then you need to divide as I showed above.

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Ms. Sue

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