Sally

Sally is making 15 individual blueberry cheesecakes. How many pounds of blueberries will be in each cheesecake if 5 1/4 pounds of blueberries are divided equally among them?

Correct answer:

x =  0.35 lb

Step-by-step explanation:

n=15 b=514=5+14=5 4+14=214=5.25 pd  x=b/n=5.25/15=720 lb=0.35 lb



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