In England, mass is measured in units called stones One pound equals #1/14# of a stone. A cat has a mass of #3/4# stone. What is its mass in pounds? Prealgebra Ratios, Proportions, Units and Rates Unit Conversions 1 Answer Oscar · Stefan V. Mar 15, 2018 #21/2# pounds Explanation: If #"1 pound" = 1/14 " stones"# Then #"? pound" = 3/4 " stones"# Ans #= [(3/4)/(1/14)] * "1 pound"# #= [(3/4) * 14] * "1 pound"# #= 21/2 "pounds"# Answer link Related questions How do you convert 73 mi/h = ____km/s? Every morning for breakfast, Mika drinks 20 cL of orange juice. How many milliliters of orange... David takes 300 milligrams of medicine every day. How many grams is this? A manufacturer ships its product in boxes with edges of 4 inches. If 12 boxes are put in a... How many feet is 15 miles? How many feet in a mile? How many meters in a mile? How many feet are in .55 miles? How many miles are in 100 feet? How do you find out how many feet are in a mile? See all questions in Unit Conversions Impact of this question 7111 views around the world You can reuse this answer Creative Commons License