A newborn weights 3,459 grams. There are 453.59 grams per pound. What is the infant's weight in pounds and ounces?

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A newborn weights 3,459 grams. There are 453.59 grams per pound. What is the infant’s weight in pounds and ounces?

Answer:

You have to divide 3,459 by 453.59 and get 7.6258
Then subtract 7 to get the decimal .6258
Then multiply .6258 by 16oz
It is 7 pounds and 10 ounces.