Camping trip

A group of friends on a camping trip has 3 2/5 lb of trail mix. They divide it up evenly among themselves. Each person gets 1/5 lb of the trail mix.

How many friends are on the camping trip?

Correct result:

n =  17

Solution:

m=325=3 5+25=175=3.4 lb m1=15=0.2 lb  n=m/m1=3.4/0.2=17



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