If a 40 pound bag of fertilizer covers 5000 square feet, how many?
If a 40 pound bag of fertilizer covers 5000 square feet, how many pounds of fertilizer will it take to cover 26,000 square feet?
- 1 decade agoFavorite Answer
If one bag covers 5,000 square feet, divide 26,000 by 5,000 (or simplify it: 26 divided by 5) to get the number of bags...
Then, multiply that number by 40 to get the number of pounds needed.
- 1 decade ago
26,000 divided by 5,000 = 5.2 bags
5.2 bags multiplied by 40 = 208.0 lbs
Your answer is 208.0 lbs are needed
- ?Lv 51 decade ago
it's very simple, learn to multiply and dived then the answer is at the end of your pencil.