Chocolate buyer

Peter bought 1/2 a pound of chocolate at rocky mountain chocolate factory. Later he went to the sweet shoppie and he bought 6/9 of a pound more chocolate. How much chocolate did he buy that day?

Correct answer:

m =  1.1667 lb

Step-by-step explanation:

a=12=0.5 lb b=69=230.6667 lb  m=a+b=0.5+0.6667=76 lb=1.1667 lb

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