Pounds

3 pounds subtract 1/3 of a pound.

Correct answer:

x =  2.6667

Step-by-step explanation:

x=31/3=83=223=2.6667



We will be pleased if You send us any improvements to this math problem. Thank you!






avatar




Tips to related online calculators
Need help to calculate sum, simplify or multiply fractions? Try our fraction calculator.

You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

Related math problems and questions:

  • Grapes
    vaha A grocery store sells grapes for $1.99 per pound. You buy 2.34 pounds of grapes. How much do you pay?
  • How many 11
    sunflower How many 0.75-pound packages can you make with 6 pounds of sunflower seeds?
  • 3 children
    cukr 3 children had to divide 4 pounds is candy. How much candy did each child get?
  • Mistake
    minus Nicol mistake when calculate in school. Instead of add number 20 subtract it. What is the difference between the result and the right result?
  • Dividing walnuts into crates
    crate There are 8 and 2 over 3 pounds of walnuts in a container, which will be divided equally into containers that hold 1 and 1 over 5 pounds. This would fill n and 4 over 18 containers. What is n?
  • Fractions
    cmp_fractions Sort fractions z1 = (6)/(11); z2 = (10)/(21); z3 = (19)/(22) by its size. Result write as three serial numbers 1,2,3.
  • Colored blocks
    vaha2 Tucker and his classmates placed colored blocks on a scale during a science lab. The brown block weighed 8.94 pounds, and the red block weighed 1.87 pounds. How much more did the brown block weigh than the red block?
  • Split between 4
    cukriky There are 12 1/4 pounds of candy canes to split between four classes evenly. How many pounds of the candy canes will each class get?
  • School
    skola There are 150 pupils in grade 5 . 2/3 of them are female. By what fractions are the males?
  • A supermarket
    vahy2 A supermarket has 3 7/8 pounds of tangerines. Kelsey buys 1/2 of all the tangerines in the supermarket. How many pounds of tangerines did Kelsey buy?
  • Humans
    earth Humans exploring space have left behind bags of​ trash, bolts,​ gloves, and pieces of satellites. ​ Let's say there are currently about 5​,000,000 pounds of litter in orbit around Earth. Jenny says that this amount using number names is five billion. Is J
  • The pet
    mrkva2 Ananya has a bunny. She bought 4 7/8 pounds of carrots. She fed her bunny 1 1/4 pounds of carrots the first week. She fed her bunny 5/6 pounds of carrots the second week. All together, how many pounds of carrots did she feed her bunny? 1. Draw a tape diag
  • Regrouping
    mixed Subtract mixed number with regrouping: 11 17/20- 6 19/20
  • Wood
    wood_cube Wood cube with edge 11 cm weights 0.753 kg. What weight have 10, 100 and 1000 these cubes?
  • Brick weight
    bricks Half the weight of a brick plus 20 pounds is equal to 1/3 the weight of the brick plus 30 pounds. How much does the brick weigh?
  • The temperature
    teplomer The temperature at 1:00 was 10 F. Between 1:00 and 2:00, the temperature dropped 15F. Between 2:00 and 3:00, the temperature rose 3F. What is the temperature at 3:00?
  • Adding mixed 3
    mixed_fractions Why does 1 3/4 + 2 9/10 equal 4.65? How do you solve this?