# At the bulk food store, Stacey bought 7 pounds of nuts. She used 8 ounces of nuts in a recipe and then made small bags to use for snacks. If each small bag contained 4 ounces of nuts, how many small bags of nuts did Stacey make?

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Mar 12, 2018

#### Answer:

After subtracting 8 ounces from 7 pounds, divide the number of remaining ounces by 4 to get the total number of bags.

Final answer : 26

#### Explanation:

There are 16 ounces in a pound. After using 8 ounces in a recipe, there are 6.5 pounds left. Multiple

26 small bags is nuts.