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# Finding the unit price. 1 1/2lb. of beef stew----89 cents. how do you find the answer?

1 1/2lb. of beef stew----89 cents. how do you find the answer?

I don't understand how to find the answer. Please help!

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- Anonymous8 years agoFavorite Answer
Unit price (Price of 1 lb of beef stew) = (89) / (1 1/2) = 59.33 cents

Longer solution:

1 1/2 lb 89 cents

1 lb Z cents

>> Z x (1 1/2) = 1 x 89

So:

>> Z = (1 x 89) / (1 1/2) or (1 x 89) / (3/2) = 59.33 cents

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