# Almonds cost $3.49 per pound. A bag of almonds costs $6.95. To the nearest whole pound, about how many pounds of almonds are in the bag?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 7, 2016

#### Answer:

There are about 2 pounds in the bag.

#### Explanation:

The clue is in the word "about" how many pounds.

Let's estimate by rounding.

Almonds cost about

A bag costs about

There are about 2 pounds in the bag.