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Calculate the unit rate for per pound if a 15 Ib. bag of potatoes cost $3.99.

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asked 2021-09-08
Calculate the unit rate for per pound if a 15 Ib. bag of potatoes cost $3.99.

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2021-09-09
Cost for 15Ibs potatoes \(\displaystyle=\${3.99}\)
So, cos of 1b potatoes \(\displaystyle={\frac{{{3.99}}}{{{15}}}}\)
\(\displaystyle=\${0.266}\)
So, Unit rate for per pound potatoes is $0.27
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