# How many #1 1/4# pound packages of cashews can be made with #7 1/2# pounds of cashews?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 16, 2016

6 packages can be made with

Loo at the explanation for steps.

#### Explanation:

For this problem, you need to divide

1) Change both of the mixed numbers to improper fractions. When you do this, you will get

2) When you divide fractions, you need to multiply the reciprocal of ONE of the fractions. I chose

3) Simplify your answer, and you will get your answer,